H, C, 5 - 30 cm
Hill and montane zone, dry sites
Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitary, tangential bands with thick walled fibers, paratracheal parenchyma, thin walled parenchyma between vessels, rayless, with crystal druses in xylem and pith.
Uniform anatomy, groups of sieve cells and parenchyma in radial rows, indistinct tangential layers, with crystal druses.
For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.
© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010