Structure and Function of Collenchyma Tissue - QS Study
QS Study

Collenchyma Tissue Position: It is generally present in the-

i) Sub-epidermal regions of dicot stem.

ii) Petioles

iii) Midribs

iv) Pedicels

v) Penduncks

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Structure:

i) Consists of living cells

ii) Cell wall is thick

iii) Intercellular space is usually absent.

iv) Usually the cells arc polygonal or round in shape.

Function:

i) If it contains chlorophyll, it may produce food.

ii) It provides mechanical support to the growth regions of plants.