Glaucium flavum Crantz 2

Papaveraceae


Morphology

T, 20-70 cm

Ecology

subtropical, succulent zone

Chorology

Macaronesia

Xylem

Two rings, very different structure in the first and the second ring. Here is described the second ring. The first ring structure is described in Glaucium flavum 1. Vessels in groups, vessel diameter 80-140┬Ám, vessel frequency 200-300 mm2, simple perforations, fibers thin-walled, with small pits, parenchyma paratracheal, ray width 3-7 cells, often with sheet cells, rays heterogeneous with 2-4 marginal square cells, without crystals

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Phloem uniform, with dilatations.

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