Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd.

Euphorbiaceae


Morphology

shrub, 1-2 m

Ecology

subtropical, coast

Chorology

Macaronesia

Xylem

Indistinct rings, vessel in radial multiples, simple perforation, vessel diameter 80-100┬Ám, scalariform intervessel pits, fibers thin-walled, indistinct parenchyma, scalariform vessel-ray pits, heterocellular rays ray width 2-4 cells with upright cells, with canals in rays.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

slide missing

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
  
Tangential section
  
Radial section
  

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