Cistus ladanifer L.

Cistaceae


Morphology

N 80-200 cm

Ecology

mediterranean

Chorology

SW-European

Xylem

Distinct rings, diffuse-porous, vessels solitary vessel diameter 30-50┬Ám vessel frequency 150-200 mm2, simple perforations, very fine helical thickenings, fibers thick-walled, with large pits, parenchyma apotracheal and scanty paratracheal, rays: 1-2 seriate, heterocellular with central prostrae and marginal square or upright cells,

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Slide missing

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

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