Cakile maritima Scop.

Brassicaceae


Morphology

T, H, 30 - 60 cm

Ecology

coast, saline site

Chorology

W-European

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, in groups and in radial multiples, tangential rows of vessels, simple perforations, paratracheal parenchyma, ray width 3-4 cells.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

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

Remarks

Barnstable, Devon GB

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