Ultrastructure of the Shoot Apex of Chenopodium Album and Certain Other Seed Plants

@article{Gifford1967UltrastructureOT,
  title={Ultrastructure of the Shoot Apex of Chenopodium Album and Certain Other Seed Plants},
  author={Ernest M. Gifford and Kenneth D. Stewart},
  journal={The Journal of Cell Biology},
  year={1967},
  volume={33},
  pages={131 - 142}
}
The ultrastructure of cells of the vegetative shoot apices is described for Chenopodium album, Kalanchoë blossfeldiana and K. laxiflora, Bryophyllum daigremontianum, Nicotiana rustica, and N. tabacum (Maryland Mammoth), and Ginkgo biloba. A less intensive study was made of the last three listed. The structures and organelles usually associated with meristematic cells were observed: dictyosomes, plastids (in various stages of development), mitochondria, endoplasmic reticulum (ER), vacuoles… CONTINUE READING