Merstematic tissue is divided into two parts according to their location- Apical Meristematic tissue and Lateral Maristematic tissue.
|Apical Meristematic tissue||Lateral Maristematic tissue|
|1. It is present at the root and shoot tips.||1. It is present on the lateral sides of root and shoot.|
|2. It increases the length of the plant.||2. It increases the thickness of root and stems.|