what are meristematic tissues?



4 years ago Comment

Meristematic tissue is the dividing tissue present at the growing regions of the plants. They are meant for growth of an organ Cells of meristems divide continuously and help in increasing the length and girth of the plant
The cells of this tissue are similar in structure and have thin cellulose cell walls
The cells do not contain any intercellular space between them 
The cells contain few vacuoles or no vacuoles at all
They are further divided in the following parts
1)Apical meristem
2)Lateral meristem
3)Intercalary meristem


4 years ago Comment

Meristematic tissues are the temporary tissues. They help in the growth of plants and after contributing to the growth of plants, they get transformed to permanant tissues.