Eruca sativa Miller

Brassicaceae


Morphology

H, 30-40cm

Ecology

Planar, ruderal, medium site

Chorology

Mediterranean, subcosmopolitean

Xylem

Indistinct rings, vessels in groups, tangential rows of vessels, vestured pits, paratracheal parenchyma, thin walled marginal parenchyma, ray width 3-4 cells.

Xylem-Code

See annex

Phloem

Tangential layers of collapsed sieve cells and sclerenchymatic groups, radial rows of parenchyma cells, indistinct ray dilatations.

Remarks

Cross section:
Tangential section:
Radial section:
Bark:

Algarve, Portugal

Explanations

For explanations please see the Feature Characteristics.

Cross section
    
Tangential section
 
Bark
 

© 2005 WSL - F. Schweingruber, W. Landolt, last update 18.11.2010