H, 40 -100cm
hill and mountain
Only one ring, vessels solitary and in short radial multiples, often arranged in tangential layers, simple perforations, round intervessel pits, intervessel pits alternate and opposite, vessel diameter 50-90 µm, parenchyma scanty paratracheal and in tangential layers, ray width 2-4 cells, homocellular with square and upright cells, with crystals druses in rays.
Sclereids in tangentially arranged square groups, with ray dilatations, with many crystal druses in rays, with mucilage ducts.
For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.
© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010