Armeria maritima (Miller) Willd.

Plumbaginaceae


Morphology

C, 10-20 cm

Ecology

hill zone, coast

Chorology

European

Xylem

Distinct rings, semi-ring porous, vessels solitary and in groups, vessel diameter <20mµ, vessels thick walled (2mµ), simple perforation, reticulate intervessel pitting, fibers in small groups and in tangential bands, pervasive parenchyma, rayless, crystals absent.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Simple anatomy without crystals.

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
   
Tangential section
 
Bark
  

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