liana annual shoot
hill and mountain
Only one ring, vessels predominatly solitary, vessel diameter 150-250µm, simple perforation, intervessel pits opposite, round, fibers with large and small pits, septate fibers, parenchyma paratracheal, ray width >10 seriate, unlignified, all ray cells upright, phloem groups in the pith (bi-collateral vascular bundle).
Simple structured, distinct ray dilatations, band of sclerenchyma in the cortex.
For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.
© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010