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orchid

(Science: botany) Any plant of the order Orchidaceae. See orchidaceous.

See: orchis.


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Speciation and Evolution

... C and D - a month is enough time to starve all of the birds, and why would we be sure that ANY individuals could make the shift from cactus to orchid at any point in time? There are two possible answers to the second one as well, since the "fossil" is an entire block of rock...

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by Darby
Tue Nov 26, 2013 1:45 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Speciation and Evolution
Replies: 6
Views: 2518

BAP, brassinolide, triacontanol, Amino, kelp foliar question

... PGR. :x I have a bottle of 5% Gibberellin in liquid form. Diluted to 100pmm to 500ppm and foliar sprayed on Stevia raubadiana, Salvia officinalis, Orchid (I do not know the species), and few other plants. They all showed slightly different growth patterns, not merely in height, as a matter of fact ...

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by Maton
Sun Dec 23, 2012 2:59 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: BAP, brassinolide, triacontanol, Amino, kelp foliar question
Replies: 15
Views: 19773

help i.d a dendrobium

singapore-orchids.jpg i am trying to make a new herbarium. this is for my final project in biology. i know that this is under the genus dendrobium and this genus have a lot of species under it. i tried to browse in the internet ...

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by biomeeh
Tue Apr 19, 2011 2:03 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: help i.d a dendrobium
Replies: 0
Views: 830

is this the radicle or plumule for a dwarf bean?(pic inside)

Yeah, the root would never photosynthesis, unless maybe it was an epipyhtic plant such as a few genera of orchid. Otherwise the root would die of high levels of oxygen and sunlight.

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by EronJonson
Fri Feb 26, 2010 2:15 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: is this the radicle or plumule for a dwarf bean?(pic inside)
Replies: 8
Views: 5877

General Biology: Mitosis and Meiosis help?

Having some major trouble figuring out this question: In the orchid Vanilla phaeantha, a diploid cell in G1 contains an average 15 pg of DNA spread among 32 chromosomes. Please answer the following questions about this plant: A diploid cell in prophase ...

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by scrnnamepending
Wed Oct 14, 2009 3:12 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: General Biology: Mitosis and Meiosis help?
Replies: 1
Views: 1762
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