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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- Fall '09
- apical meristems, plant tissue types, Meristems Plant, embryo shoot tip, constituent cell types