TITLE

INSIDE A ROSE CANE PART III: THE CAMBIUM

AUTHOR(S)
Ritchie, Gary A.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
American Rose;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on cambium, the tissue or sheath of cells that surround the entire rose cane. It explains why the cambium is known as a meristematic tissue. Since the cambium runs up and down the stem, it is called a lateral meristem. Additive growth and multiplicative growth are the two types of cambial growth. It also describes the hormonal activity that awakens the cambium during spring.
ACCESSION #
48110118

 

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