Gentiana utriculosa L.

Gentianaceae


Morphology

T, 10-15cm

Ecology

subalpine zone, medium site

Chorology

S-European-mountain

Xylem

Only one ring, vessels solitary and in radial rows, vessel diameter 15 - 20µm, apotracheal parenchyma, pervasive parenchyma, rayless.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform structure. Bark collapsed ¿ slide from herbarium

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
    
Radial section
 
Bark
 

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