the meristem from which vascular bundles are developed.
Origin of procambium
Also called provascular tissue.
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Historical Examples of procambium
They are made of protoplasm and are called the "procambium strands," Fig. 6.Wood and Forest
undifferentiated plant tissue, just behind the growing tip in stems and roots, that develops into conducting tissues
Word Origin for procambium
C19: from pro- ² + cambium
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The primary meristem in vascular plants that gives rise to primary vascular tissues (phloem and xylem).
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