Laticifers of Ficus Carica and Their Potential Role in Plant Defense

@inproceedings{Kajii2014LaticifersOF,
  title={Laticifers of Ficus Carica and Their Potential Role in Plant Defense},
  author={C. Kajii and Takao Morita and Katsushi Kuroda},
  year={2014}
}
The distribution and structure of laticifers in Ficus carica L. were investigated in a current-year branch and an 8-year-old trunk, using serial sections stained with safranin-fast green or nile blue. In the 8-year-old trunk, laticifers were found not only in the cortex, secondary phloem, and pith, but also in the secondary xylem. The laticifers in the… CONTINUE READING