Amelanchier ovalis L.

Rosaceae


Morphology

N , 100-300cm

Ecology

hill and mountain dry meadow

Chorology

European, W-Asian

Xylem

Distinct rings, diffuse and semi-ring porous, vessels solitary, simple perforation, vessel diameter 30-40 ┬Ám, thin helical thickenings, fibers with large pits, fibers thick-walled, parenchyma apotracheal, rays biseriate, homocellular with prostrate cells and heterocellular with one row of upright cells.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform cortex, multilayered periderm with regular arranged cells.

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
  
Tangential section
 
Radial section
 
Bark
 

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