phelloderm definition

  • noun:
    • A tissue produced inwardly by the cork cambium.
    • The innermost parenchymatous tissue regarding the periderm of some flowers
    • A layer of green parenchimatous cells created on inner side of the phellogen.
    • A definite level of green parenchymatous cells beneath the cork, created from the inner layers associated with phellogen. Phelloderm could be demonstrated within the stems of Ribes, Lonicera, Spir├Ža, Deutzia, etc.
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