H, cushion plant, 1-30cm
Alpine, medium sites
Distinct rings, diffuse porous, vessels solitary, vessels small (<20microns) vessels thick walled (2 microns), parenchyma thin walled between fibers, ring shake, rayless in cross section, crystals absent.
uniform anatomy, groups of sieve cells and parenchyma in radial rows. With prismatic crystals in the cortex
For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.
© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010