Image Number: 1379057

1. Flowering branchlet with flowers in umbel-like short raceme with leaf-like bracts at its base. - 2. Branchlet with a terminal leader and short spurs with fruits (drupes, f). Petioles are with or without glands; when present they are in pairs, and green - 3. Seed (stone) viewed from different aspect. - 4. Seedling with cotyledons (k) and first ordinary leaves. - 5. Winter-branchlet. After Hempel & Wilhelm, 1889. Photos and explanations from the book: Zelimir Borzan. "Tree and Shrub Names in Latin, Croatian, English, and German, with synonyms", University of Zagreb, 2001.
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Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Rosales
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Prunus
Subject: Prunus mahaleb L.
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Tuesday, June 21, 2005
Image last updated:
Thursday, January 3, 2013