Specialized tissue within plants that contains chloroplasts, and functional photosynthetic cells.
Chlorenchyma cells are parenchyma cells that contain chlorophyll and can thus carry on photosynthesis. Chlorenchyma cells are the principle cells in the palisade and spongy parenchyma of the leaf mesophyll. DIAGRAMS: Tissue Types PHOTOS
tissue and cells, specialised parenchyma with chloroplasts.