When phloem is formed embedded in the xylem cylinder, it is described as

Options :
  1. Interxylary phloem
  2. Included phloem
  3. Embedded phloem
  4. All of these
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 4


In some families showing abnormal secondary growth such as Chenopodiaceae, Amaranthaceae, Nyctaginaceae etc, the phloem may be formed embedded in the xylem cylinder. This has been described as interxylary or included or embedded phloem

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