Aethionema saxatile (L.) R.Br.

Brassicaceae


Morphology

Ch, 5 - 25 cm

Ecology

mountaine and subalpine zone, dry site

Chorology

Mediterranean

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, in radial multiples, paratracheal parenchyma, rayless.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

No tangential layers of collapsed sieve cells, groups of sclereids in cortex.

Remarks

Mt. Ventoux, Provence, France

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
    
Tangential section
 
Radial section
 
Bark
 

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