Lav Ender Lavandula angustifolia

Plate 53: Detail o flower leaf surface show ing sessile secretory gland and non-secretory trichomcs associated with water conservation (SEM.CPD)[x638J.

Plate 54: Lower teal* surface showing two tvpes of sessile secretorv glands and dense co\erinu of non-secretory trichomes(SEM, CPD) fx25 IJ-

LEMON BALM - Melissa officinalis

Plate 55: Leaf (T/S) showing sessile secretory gland oil lower surface (LM, RF, fresh, unstained) f x375].

Plate 55: Leaf (T/S) showing sessile secretory gland oil lower surface (LM, RF, fresh, unstained) f x375].

Plate 56; General view of lower leaf surface showing sparse distribution of sessile secretory glands. Extremely low density of irichomes (<10 per mm ) is responsible for low yield of volatile oil in this species (LM, incident illumination) [x41 ].

Plate 57: Young leaf (4 weeks old) (T/S) with well-developed sessile secretory gland filled with oil. Non-secretory hair also present on upper surface (LM, DiC)[x370],

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