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Phloem parenchyma

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noun

The parenchyma cells in between the sieve tubes of the phloem, and functions primarily for food storage.


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Phloem parenchyma is one of the major components of the phloem. The other components are:


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Transport In Plants

The first answer to the question: Both xylem and phloem are vascular tissues found in a plant. Xylem is a tubular structure which ... tissue of vascular plants. Xylem consists of tracheids , vessels , xylem parenchyma and xylem fibres. Also ray parenchyma Also the xylem of softwoods (Gymnospermae) ...

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by kika
Tue Aug 02, 2011 10:40 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transport In Plants
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Xylem!!

... xylem vessels behind ions that are passively transported from the xylem parenchyma to the xylem through the inwardly rectifying channels. New portions ... of liquid. Whoa, I'm tired. I'll tell something about translocation in phloem next time, since it's even more complex (but fascinating).

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by SU_reptile
Wed May 09, 2007 8:27 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Xylem!!
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Re: how to differenciate

between parenchyma,collenchyma,sclerenchyma and phloem,xylem Actually, collenchyma and sclerenchyma are derivated from parenchyma, which their cell wall undergo ...

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by Dr.Stein
Sun Sep 03, 2006 8:56 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: how to differenciate
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how to differenciate

between parenchyma,collenchyma,sclerenchyma and phloem,xylem

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by wonderkid
Sat Sep 02, 2006 11:48 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: how to differenciate
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