Gypsophila muralis L. (Caryophylloideae)

Caryophyllaceae


Morphology

T, 5 - 25cm

Ecology

Hill zone, dry sites

Chorology

Eusaian

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitary, thin walled parenchymabetween fibres, rayless.Crystals absent

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform anatomy roups of sieve cells and parenchyma in radial rows, distinct ray dilatations, without crystals.

Remarks

Cross section:
Tangential section:
Radial section:
Bark:

Tirano, Valtellina, Italy

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Bark
  

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