what is the role of epidermis in plant cell?

Asked by shrey17 | 7th May, 2009, 08:38: AM

Expert Answer:

The epidermis helps to protect all the parts of the plant. It helps to protect the plant from dessication and infection. The cuticle, secreted by epidermal cells, aids in protection against loss of water, mechanical injury and invasion by parasites.

Answered by  | 7th May, 2009, 11:35: AM

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