Cerastium fontanum Baumg. (Alsinoideae)

Caryophyllaceae


Morphology

H, 10 - 40cm

Ecology

hill to subalpine zone medium site

Chorology

Eurasian, cosmopolitan

Xylem

Distinct and indistinct rings, diffuse and semi-ring porous, vessels solitary, vessels small (

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform anatomy, groups of sieve cells and parenchyma in radial rows, without crystals

Remarks

Cross section:
Tangential section:
Radial section:
Bark:

Pontresina, Grisons, Switzerland

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
 
Bark
  

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