Chapter 5. Sclerenchyma.


            The figures presented here were selected to illustrate aspects of sclerenchyma cells and tissues, and the legends were written to complement the more complete discussion of sclerenchyma presented in Chapter 5 (pages 61 to 75) in the textbook Plant Anatomy by J. D. Mauseth, published by Cummings & Hathaway.

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Bundles of fibers in the leaf of Dracaena