Armeria arenaria Schultes

Plumbaginaceae


Morphology

C, 10-20 cm

Ecology

Hill and mountain zone, dry site

Chorology

SW-European

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitary and in groups, vessel diameter 20-30mµ, vessels thick walled (2mµ), simple perforation, reticulate intervessel pitting, fibers absent, pervasive parenchyma, ray width 4-7, unlignied cells, crystals absent.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Groups of small fiber groups arranged in tangential rows, s1mple anatomy without 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