Agrostemma ghitago L. (Caryophylloideae)

Caryophyllaceae


Morphology

T, 30-100cm

Ecology

hill and mountain zone, medium site

Chorology

Mediterranean

Xylem

Only one ring, vessels in radial in groups, vessel diameter 20 - 50ยต, paratracheal parenchyma rayless, crystals absent

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform anatomy, sieve elements and few groups of sieve elements, without crystals.

Remarks

Castellane, Provence, France

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Tangential section
 
Radial section
 
Bark
  

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