Cerastium glomeratum Thill. Alsinoideae

Caryophyllaceae


Morphology

T, H, 5 - 40cm

Ecology

hill to mountaine zone

Chorology

Mediterranean, cosmopolitan

Xylem

Only one ringvessels solitary, vessels in radial in groups, vessel diameter 20 - 50µ, vessels thick walled (2µ), fibers absent? parenchyma thin walled between fibers, rayless, crystals absent.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform anatomy, without crystals.

Remarks

Birmensdorf, Zürich, Switzerland

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

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