Cakile eduntula (Bigelow)Hooker

Brassicaceae


Morphology

20 - 40 cm

Ecology

coast, saline site

Chorology

W-American

Xylem

Only one ring, vessels solitary and in groups, i simple perforations, paratracheal parenchyma, ray width 1-4 cells,

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

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

Remarks

Astoria, Oregon USA

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