Parenchyma Cells

Parenchyma Cells

Parenchyma cells are one of the three types of ground tissue found in plants. In leaves, parenchyma forms the mesophyll and are responsible for photosynthesis and gas exchange. These specialized parenchyma cells are called chlorenchyma.

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