MONOCOT CROSS SECTION AND TRANSECTION
T.S. of a Monocot Root
Cross-Section of a Monocot Root
Interesting Fact =
Monocot seeds have one "seed leaf" termed a cotyledon (in fact monocot is a shortening of monocotyledon). Dicots have two cotyledons. Both groups, however, have the same basic architecture of nodes, internodes, etc.
Comparison of monocot (left, oat) and dicot (right, bean) gross anatomy