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a cactus has flowers blooming on it how do flowers help a plant survive.

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Hello Ana
I am sure you know that plants and animals must reproduce themselves in order for the next generation to survive.. Flowers are the reproductive structures of plants They produce seeds which under the right conditions will develop into a  new cactus plants.
 Look up reproduction in plants in the library or on the internet

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