Difference between revisions of "Cuticle"

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1. A [[waxy]] or varnish-like layer covering the outer surface of leaves.<br><br>
 
1. A [[waxy]] or varnish-like layer covering the outer surface of leaves.<br><br>
  
http://staff.jccc.net/pdecell/plants/images/oakleaf2.jpg<br><br>  
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https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/0/06/Leaf_Tissue_Structure.svg/500px-Leaf_Tissue_Structure.svg.png<br><br>  
Example of leaf cuticle on an oak leaf.<br>
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Diagram showing leaf anatomy including the cuticle.<br>br>
Source: http://staff.jccc.net/pdecell/plants/transpiration.html<br><br>
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Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plant_cuticle<br><br>

Revision as of 14:33, 17 July 2017


1. A waxy or varnish-like layer covering the outer surface of leaves.

500px-Leaf_Tissue_Structure.svg.png

Diagram showing leaf anatomy including the cuticle.
br> Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plant_cuticle