subtropical, succulent zone
Indistinct growth zones, vessels 30-50 µm in diameter, vessels in long radial multipels, simple perforations, fibers thin-to thick-walled with small pits, parenchyma paratracheal, rays 3-5 seriate with cells of different sizes, heterocellular with central prostrate and a few marginal upright cells, with included phloem
Phloem with dialatations, fairly thin –walled sclereids in the cortex
For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.
© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010