Cerastium semidecandrum L. (Alsinoideae)

Caryophyllaceae


Morphology

T, H, 5 - 10cm

Ecology

Hill and montane zone, medium sites

Chorology

Eurasian

Xylem

Indistinct rings, diffuse porous, vessels solitary, small (15microns) vessels parenchyma thin walled between fibers, rayless, crystals absent.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform anatomy, groups of sieve cells and parenchyma in radial rows, distinct fibre zone in the cortex, without crystals.

Remarks

Cross section:
Tangential section:
Radial section:
Bark:

Fully, Valais, Switzerland

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Bark
 

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