Cambium

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This article is about the type of plant tissue. For the membrane surrounding bone, see periosteum. For the American company, see Cambium Learning Group.

A cambium (plural cambia or cambiums), in botany, is a tissue layer that provides undifferentiated cells for plant growth. It forms parallel rows of cells, which result in secondary tissues.[1]

There are several distinct kinds of cambium found in plant stems and roots:

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://botanydictionary.org/cambium.html