Carrichtera annua (L.) Asch et GR.

Brassicaceae


Morphology

T, 10-30cm

Ecology

Subtropical, dry site

Chorology

S-European

Xylem

Only one ring, vessels in radial multiples, tangential rows of vessels, vestured pits, simple perforations, paratracheal parenchyma, ray width 3-6 cells

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

No tangential layers of collapsed sieve cells, distinct ray dilatations, groups of sclereids in phloem and cortex.

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Tangential section
 
Radial section
 
Bark
 

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