Factfile Index


The topics presented here cover specific aspects of plant structure-function. They are suitable background reading for advanced plant anatomy courses at the 200 or 300 level.  To navigate, just click on the image, or on the text and the relevant material will be displayed for you.



OVERVIEW: Developmental Plant Anatomy



 1. Vegetative apical growth 7. Modified and secondary plasmodesmata in higher plants
2. The leaf: Functional relationships 8. From single cell to supracell
3. The leaf 9. Phloem transport mechanisms
4. Morphology and tissue systems 10Embedding procedures
5. The source-sink connection  11. Basic histochemistry
6. Plasmodesmata