Q- Why is xylem called a compound tissue?
Answer- Xylem is composed of four types of cells that is why it is called a compound tissue. Xylem also helps in transportation of water and minerals to all other parts of the plant. The four parts of xylem tissue are as follows:
3. Xylem parenchyma
4. Xylem fibre
Easy way to draw labelled diagram of Xylem tissue: