Plant Structure, Function, and Use

Plant Structures

What are some specialized cells in vascular plants?

All plant cells have several common features, such as chloroplasts, a cell wall, and a large vacuole. In addition, a number of specialized cells are found only in vascular plants. The following lists the main plant cells (for more information about cells, see the chapter “Cellular Basics”)—also called ground tissue (that functions mainly in support, storage, and photosynthesis):


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