Erinacea anthyllis Link.

Fabaceae


Morphology

z, 40-80cm

Ecology

mediterranean mountain dry meadow

Chorology

SW-european

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring-porous, vessels dendritic patterns, simple perforations, vessel diameter 30 – 50µm, with helical thickenings, with vestured intervessel pits, fibers thick-walled, parenchyma vasicentric and terminal, ray width 3 (4) cells, homocellular with procumbent cells.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

C, t, r: 1,4,8,11,13,22,29,36,41,50.1,58,61,69,79,89,97,104,120

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

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Tangential section
 
Radial section
 

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