Geranium pusillum L.

Geraniaceae


Morphology

T, 10-30cm

Ecology

hill and mountain zone, medium site

Chorology

Eurasian

Xylem

Only one ring, vesselsin radial multiples, vessel diameter 30-50 ┬Ám, simple perforations, with thin-walled tylosis, round inter-vessel pits, fibers thin-to thick-walled, paratracheal parenchyma, rays absent, crystals absent.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Simple construction, radial rows of parenchyma cells, indistinct layers of parenchyma and sieve cells.

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