write three significant points about sclerenchyma

Sclerenchyma is a protective and supporting tissue in plants. 

  • Their cells are thick-walled and lignified. 
  • It has elasticity. 
  • Due to loss of protoplast, mature cells become dead.


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1.it is very hard due to presence of chemical called lignin ehich acts as a cement and hardens them

2.it has large intercellular spaces

3.it is narrow and long and dead.

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