Cardaria draba (L.) Desv. (Lepidium draba L.)

Brassicaceae


Morphology

H, 20-60cm

Ecology

Foothills, montane, medium site

Chorology

Mediterranean

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels in groups, tangential bands with thick walled fibers, paratracheal parenchyma, thin walled marginal parenchyma, ray width 3-6 cells,

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

No of collapsed sieve cells, radial rows of parenchyma cells, distinct ray dilatations, groups of sclereids in primary bark.

Remarks

Cross section:
Tangential section:
Radial section:
Bark:

Minnesota, USA (Leg. Dietz)

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Bark
 

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