22+ Leaf Structure Cross Section PNG. They are upright, elongated and tightly packed together in order to increase the surface area for light absorption. A waxy layer that prevent water loss by evaporation.
Leaves contain a number of different tissues and cell types arranged in a particular way. Label the cross section of a leaf correctly. Obtain a specimen of a tradescantia leaf from your teacher.
A cross section of a leaf shows that it is a complex organ built of several different kinds of specialized tissues.
Pine trees are gymnosperms, meaning that their reproduction differs in chapter 35 for tissues and leaf structure. You may also use piece of a potato slice. These cells are located close to the leaf surface to maximise light absorption. Let us learn more about the leaf.