Calluna vulgaris Hull.

Ericaceae


Morphology

Ch 10-90 cm

Ecology

mountain and subalpine

Chorology

European

Xylem

Distinct rings, diffuse-porous vessels solitary simple, rarely scalairform perforations with 5-8 bars, , intervessel pits round, vessel diameter 15-30 ┬Ám, vessel frequency 200 - 300 mm2, fibers with large pits, fibers thin-to thick-walled, parenchyma not to recognize, rays uniseriate, very small, , homocellular with upright cells.,

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform structure.

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