Aerva persica

Amaranthaceae


Morphology

C, 50-80cm

Ecology

subtropical, coast

Chorology

Arabian

Xylem

Indistinct rings, vessels solitary or in little groups, vessel diameter 30 ¿ 70mµ, fibers thick- walled, simple perforations, intervascular pits round, paratracheal parenchyma, fibers thick-walled, ray less, included phloem concentric with continuous xylem, conjunctive tissue thin-walled, with crystal druses.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Uniform anatomy without sieve elements, with crystal druses.

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
 

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