H, 10 - 40cm
hill and mountain dry medow
Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitary, thick-walled, simple perforation, alternating intervessel pits, vessel diameter 15-30 µm, fibers thick-walled in groups, parenchyma paratracheal and marginal, rays absent. Vascular bundle form remaining, rays with prismatic crystal in axial chambers.
Uniform cortex, with a few prismatic crystals, multilayered periderm with regular arranged cells.
For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics Volume 1.
© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010