Vascular tissue system

Vascular tissue system - type of angiosperm xylem Tracheid...

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Vascular tissue system Xylem Vessel element elongate, lignified secondary wall with pits; dead at maturity; end walls with perforations throughout the plant; elements lined up end to end form a vessel in xylem conduct water and minerals; secondary walls add strength and support to plant body; principal cell
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Unformatted text preview: type of angiosperm xylem Tracheid long, tapering with lignified walls; have pits, but no perforations; dead at maturity in xylem throughout the plant principal water and mineral conducting element in gymno-sperms and seedless vascular plants; of secondary importance to vessels in angiosperms...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course BIO 1421 taught by Professor Farr during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.

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