Gentiana utriculosa L.

Gentianaceae


Morphology

T, 8 - 25 cm

Ecology

mountaine, subalpine, moist site

Chorology

S-European, mountaine

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitary, vessel diameter 15 - 30┬Ám, apotracheal parenchyma, pervasive parenchyma, rayless.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Tangential layers of sieve cells.

Remarks

Davos, Grisons, Switzerland, 2500m

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

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Bark
 

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