Dianthus hispanicus Asso (Caryophylloideae)

Caryophyllaceae


Morphology

Ch, small shrub 20 - 40 cm

Ecology

Mediterranean, dry sites

Chorology

SW-European

Xylem

Distinct rings, diffuse porous, vessels solitary, paratracheal parenchyma, thin walled marginal parenchyma, rayless, sometimes, few large rays with few crystal druses.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform anatomy,crystal druses in cortex

Remarks

Cross section:
Tangential section:
Radial section:
Bark:

Grenada, Spain

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Tangential section
 
Radial section
 

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