Euphorbia cyparissias L. (alpine)

Euphorbiaceae


Morphology

H, 10 - 40cm

Ecology

hill and mountain zone, medium site

Chorology

European

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessel in radial multiples and in clusters, simple perforation, earlywood vessel diameter 30-40┬Ám, round intervessel pits, fibers thin-to thick-walled, mainly pervasive parenchyma , round vessel-ray pits, homocellular unlignified rays ray width 1-2 cells with upright cells.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform phloem, with lactifers.

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Tangential section
 
Radial section
  
Bark
 

© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010