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Axillary bud

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noun, plural: axillary buds

(botany) The bud located in the axil of a leaf.


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Buds may be classified and described according to their different positions in a plant:


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stem - branch : the difference

... shoot, either the main primary shoot or one produced by growth of an axillary bud. A branch is always a shoot produced by growth of an axillary bud. Either could be above ...

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by Naturebot
Mon Nov 15, 2010 5:36 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: stem - branch : the difference
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WHY?

... chamber because they reproduce differently than other conifers. They don't produce woody seed cones. Instead the form ovules at the tips of short axillary shoots. Each ovule is at least partially surrounded by a fleshy, cuplike covering called an aril. In yews, the aril is bright red and open ...

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by ivygirl_5
Sun Aug 26, 2007 6:34 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: WHY?
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Views: 2825

branch formation

SSL is it from the axillary bud, Correct :) is the branch meristem equal, and independent from the apical shoot meristem? i know that the ...

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by Linn
Sun Jan 14, 2007 1:57 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: branch formation
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Views: 2294

branch formation

... that would help me with this : how does a branch form? is it from the axillary bud, or do only leaves come from the axillary bud? plus, is the branch meristem equal, and ...

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by blazblazni
Sun Jan 07, 2007 5:44 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: branch formation
Replies: 2
Views: 2294

Pubes

... of pubic hair vary among people. On some people, pubic hair is thick and/or coarse, while on others it may be sparse and/or fine. Pubic hair and axillary (armpit) hair can vary in color considerably from the hair of the scalp. In most people it is darker, although it can also be lighter. On many ...

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by Dr.Stein
Mon Nov 28, 2005 2:35 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Pubes
Replies: 14
Views: 20942
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