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0102-0107 Eriophorum angustifolium

First Collector Honckeney
Collection Date 2010-06-25
Country Switzerland
Province Grisons
Latitude NA
Longitude NA
Altitude 2200
Habitat Perennial. meadow, subalpine zone.

Anatomical description of culm

Culm-diameter 2-5 mm, wall large, radius of culm in relation to wall thickness approximately 1: 0.5. Outline circular with a smooth surface. Culm-center hollow and surrounded by many large thin-walled, not lignified cells. Center with net-like aerenchyma

Anatomical description of rhyzom

Rhizome diameter 5-10 mm, Rhizome center full, containing lignified cells. Endodermis absent.With cortex/central cylinder separation. Endodermis present. Endodermis as a sclerenchymatic belt. Cells in the cortex round. Vascular bundles in the cortex absen

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