Plant Anatomy: Root, Stem, Leaf


Leaf: Dicot (Syringa) | Monocot (Zea mays)
Stem: Monocot | Annual Dicot
Root: Dicot (Ranunculus) | Monocot


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



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






Monocot stem cross section, 100X.   Labeled version



Annual dicot stem cross section, 100X.   Labeled version



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



Monocot root cross section, 40X.   Labeled version


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.