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Do plants 'bank' nutrients?

Do plants store nutrients that they do not utilize immediately? If so, do we know the mechanism of how the nutrients are held, and will the plants release those nutrients?
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they do store energy...usually as glucose...and they remove toxins and nutrients from air and soils (a form of remediation)

but as far as were concerned...our substrates (as long as they have high CEC values) store the nutrients for plants
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