|Habitat||Stipa zalesskii steppe|
Cross-section round. Outline wavy. Culm center with net-like parenchyma cells (aerenchyma). No visual difference between epidermis cells and sclerenchyma cells. Continuous peripheral sclerenchymatic belt. Large vascular bundles in one row. Small vascular
Outline smooth. Upper epidermis cells in one row. Epidermis with hairs. Vascular bundles centered between the upper and lower side of the leaf. Girders extending from the vascular bundle to both sides of the leaf.