Give 7 features of sclerenchyma with diagram.

Asked by  | 12th Jul, 2008, 03:22: PM

Expert Answer:

Their cells are dead.

Cells are long and narrow.

Cells are empty and devoid of protoplasm.

Cell walls are highly thickened due to lignin deposition.

There is no internal space inside the cell.

Cells are closely packed, with no intercellular spaces.

It is a strengthening or mechanical tissue.

 

Answered by  | 12th Jul, 2008, 04:31: PM

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