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Detail of the xylem of the stem of a one year-old elderberry


1  lenticel
3  cork
4  cambium
5  collenchyma
7  phloem
8  secondary xylem
9  primary xylem 
2  epidermis
6  sclerenchyma
10  pith

English name: Elderberry
Scientific name: Sambucus sp.
Familia: Caprifoliaceae
Classis: Dicotyledonas
Phylum: Angiospermae
Regnum: Plantae

The cork cambium originates from the upper layer of the collenchyma, that has retained the potency to differentiate

last modified: 5 Jun 2014