Alyssum montanum L.

Brassicaceae


Morphology

H and C, 5-25cm

Ecology

Foothills, montane, medium sites

Chorology

Mediterranean

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitary and in short radial multiples, tangential rows of vessels, vestured pits, paratracheal parenchyma, rayless in cross section.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Indistinct tangential layers, groups of collapsed sieve cells and parenchyma between rays dilatations.

Remarks

Cross section:40,40,40
Tangential section:
Radial section:
Bark: 200

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Bark
 

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