Dyerophytum indicum Kuntze

Plumbaginaceae


Morphology

shrub, -1,5m

Ecology

arid zone, desert

Chorology

Arabian

Xylem

Distinct rings, diffuse porous, vessels in radial multipels, vessel diameter 20 ¿ 40 mµ, simple perforation, fibers thin to thick-walled, paratracheal parenchyma, ray width 3-8 cells, interxylary phloem with thick walled sclerenchymatic bands crystals absent.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Simple 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