Sweet potato root, light micrograph

Sweet potato root, light micrograph

C002/9502 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 62.6MB

Downloadable file size: 2.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Sweet potato root. Light micrograph of a transverse section through a sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) root. At centre are xylem cells (red), which transport water around the plant. These are surrounded by cambium cells (blue). The next layer consists of parenchyma cells and starch grains (pink), a store of energy. The outer layer is cork cambium (brown). Magnification: x14 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: biological, biology, botanical, botany, cambium, cork cambium, cut out, cut outs, cut-out, cut-outs, cutout, cutouts, energy store, flora, grains, ipomoea batatas, light micrograph, light microscope, mesophyte, nature, parenchyma, phellogen, plant, plant anatomy, root, sectioned, starch grain, storage, sweet potato, transverse section, white background, xylem

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.