chlorenchyma


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chlorenchyma

[klȯr′eŋ·kə·mə]
(botany)
Chlorophyll-containing tissue in parts of higher plants, as in leaves.
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7 times as long as wide--#6), perigynium beak relatively long (beak at least 32% the length of the perigynium--#7), culm with chlorenchyma present between bundle cap and epidermis for at least two of three vascular bundles at the angles of the culm (#18), and distal portion of perigynium body only one cell thick (#21).
Plants micropropagated can exhibit structural modifications causing prejudices to photosynthesis by reducing chlorenchyma development and aclimatization stage is necessary to correct development of this tissue in micropropagated plants (BRAGA et al.
These silicon bodies were also occasionally observed on the periclinal walls of the chlorenchyma cells.
In the leaves cross sections of plants from treatments without calcium silicate silicon deposits were not observed in the bulliform cells, in the chlorenchyma or in the anticlinal walls of the epidermis and hypodermis.