Gypsophila repens L. (Caryophylloideae)

Caryophyllaceae


Morphology

C, 5-25cm

Ecology

Subalpine zone, medium site

Chorology

S-European, mountaine

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitary, vessels in radial in groups, vessel diameter 15-25mµ, vessels thick walled (2mµ), pervasive rayless with crystal druses.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform anatomy, with crystal druses, with prismatic crystals.

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Tangential section
 
Radial section
 
Bark
 

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