Boscia arabica L.

Capparidaceae


Morphology

P 3-5 m

Ecology

arid

Chorology

Arabia, N-Africa

Xylem

Distinct growth zones, diffuse porous, 30-60 ┬Ám in diameter, vessels in long radial multipels, simple perforations, vessels thick-walled, fibers thin-to thick-walled with small pits, parenchyma paratracheal, rays uniseriate and 1-2 seriate, homocellular with prostrate cells.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Slide missing

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
  
Tangential section
 
Radial section
 

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