H, 10 - 40cm
hill and mountain dry meadow
Distinct and indistinct rings, diffuse porous, vessels solitary, simple perforation, vessel diameter 15-20 µm, scalariform intervessel pits, fibers absent, parenchyma pervasive, vascular bundles remaining, rays absent and multi-seriate, homocellular with square and upright cells. Vascular bundles remaining. Crystal druses in large rays.
Uniform phloem. A few crystal druses in the cortex. Multilayered periderm with regular arranged cells.
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