Aurinia saxatilis (L. Desv.

Brassicaceae


Morphology

Ch, 10 - 50 cm

Ecology

Hill and mountaine zone, dry site, cultivated

Chorology

Mediterranean

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitaryand in groups, tangential rows of vessels, simple perforations, tangential bands with thick walled fibers, paratracheal parenchyma, thin walled marginal parenchyma, rayless, sometimes, few large rays.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Tangential layers of collapsed sieve cells, and sclerenchymatic groups, groups of sclereids in cortex.

Remarks

Birmensdorf, cultivated, Z├╝rich, Switzerland

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