Genista aethnensis DC

Fabaceae


Morphology

Z, 40 - 80 cm

Ecology

mediterranean mountain volcanic ash

Chorology

S-European

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring-porous, vessels dendritic patterns, simple perforations, vessel diameter 40 – 70µm, with helical thickenings, with vestured intervessel pits, fibers thick-walled, parenchyma vasicentric and terminal, ray width 3-5 cells, homocellular with procumbent cells.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Slide missing

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