shrub, 3-4 m
hill and mountain zone dry site
Distinct rings, diffuse porous, vessels solitary and in small groups, vessel diameter 15-30µm vessel frequency 200-300 mm2, scalariform perforations with <10 bars, with gum deposits, fibers thick-walled, with small pits, apotracheal parenchyma, ray width 2-3 cells, rays heterocellular with 1 -2 square or upright marginal cells, without crystals.
With prismatic crystal druses, uniform cortex
For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.
© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010