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Tissues213-page2 - Meristems Plant cell division occurs in...

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Plant Tissues - 2 Organization of Tissues Although we will discuss each of the plant tissue types, their constituent cell types, and the meristems from which they are derived, it is useful to first revisit the organization of the three tissue systems in the plant organs that relate to the primary and derivative meristems in the embryo: dermal, ground and vascular.
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Unformatted text preview: Meristems Plant cell division occurs in meristems. The apical meristems located in the embryo shoot tip (epicotyl) and root tip (radical) are retained throughout the life of the plant, and apical meristems and their derivatives, found in various places of the plant, are responsible for plant growth....
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This note was uploaded on 01/08/2012 for the course BIO 213 taught by Professor Makina during the Fall '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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