Crucianella maritima

Rubiaceae


Morphology

Z, 10 - 50 cm

Ecology

coast, saline site

Chorology

W-mediterranean

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, diffuse porous, vessels solitary, simple perforation, vessel diameter 20 - 50µm, vestured pits, apotracheal parenchyma, paratracheal parenchyma, rays uniseriate. Visible only in transversal section. Storied.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, diffuse porous, vessels solitary, simple perforation, vessel diameter 20 - 50µm, vestured pits, apotracheal parenchyma, paratracheal parenchyma, rays uniseriate. Visible only in transversal section. Storied.

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

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Tangential section
 

© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010