Plant Anatomy: Root, Stem, Leaf


Leaf: Syringa | Zea mays;   Stem: Monocot | Annual Dicot | Perennial Dicot | Tilia
Root: Ranunculus | Carrot


Syringa (lilac) leaf cross section, 100X.   Labeled version



Zea mays (corn) Leaf cross section, 100X.   Labeled version






Monocot stem cross section, 100X.   Labeled version



Annual dicot stem cross section, 100X.   Labeled version



Perennial dicot stem cross section, 100X.   Labeled version



Tilia (basswood) stem cross section, 40X.   Labeled version



Ranunculus (buttercup) root cross section, 40X.   Labeled version



Carrot root cross section, 40X.   Labeled version


The micrographs above were taken with the Science Club camera.
At 40X, micrograph width = 2 mm; at 100X, micrograph width = 0.8 mm; at 400X, micrograph width = 0.2 mm; at 1000X, micrograph width = 0.08 mm.