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Cambium (GB)

Term (also called cambium ring) for the hollow cylindrical growth layer in the stems, stems and roots of plants. This cell layer, consisting of only one layer, lies between the bark (bark and bast) on the very outside and the sapwood zone (young wood). As the thickness grows, the cells of the raffia are released from the cambium to the outside and the cells of the wood to the inside. The inner cells are called xylem, the outer cells are called phloem. Xylem and Phloem form that for the transport of nutrients and water responsible Xylem, See regarding the grapevine also under Rebstock and shoots,

Cambium - wood cross section

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