Anatomical structure of Schisandra chinensis stem and leaf [Kininio citrinvyčio (Schisandra chinensis) stiebo ir lapo anatominė sandara]. – Botanica Lithuanica, 9(3): 229–233

Results of investigations on the anatomical structure of Schisandra chinensis (Turcz.) Baill. stem and leaf are presented and discucced. Schisandra chinensis in Kaunas Botanical Garden of Vytautas Magnus university is cultivated since 1955 as medicinal plant. The investigated anatomical characteristics are important for identification of Schisandra chinensis raw material and its quality.

Keywords: medicinal plant, plant anatomy, shoot, stem, leaf.