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Succulent

succulent

Juicy, full of juice or sap.


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How do succulent leaves work?

... with the rest of the class) but this is being tougher than I thought. I've tried numerous searches to try and find something on the structure of succulent leaves and stems and how they work, but nothing promising has come up... So, is there anyone here that could help me? I'm assuming that the ...

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by RadioactiveHelium
Tue Apr 06, 2010 12:42 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: How do succulent leaves work?
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Views: 1633

Photosynthesis Trivia

... four carbon compound. 7. CAM plants open their stoma at night and convert the carbon dioxide they take in to organic acids. 8. Sugar cane and some succulent plants carry on C-4 photosynthesis. 9. Green plants do not carry on aerobic respiration. 10. Two major compounds found in the light reactions ...

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by vstexas09
Mon Oct 13, 2008 12:46 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Photosynthesis Trivia
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Views: 30461

mystery plant in CT

Well it certainly doesn't look native to CT, and probably not native to the northern states. The succulent leaves indicate it comes from a drier hotter climate, and the multiplicity of the petals indicates it's a horticultural variety.

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by AstusAleator
Tue Aug 12, 2008 2:22 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: mystery plant in CT
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Views: 3601

mystery plant in CT

... started to branch out and got rather dense within a month. Then pretty yellow flowers began to bloom with red inner parts. The leaves appear to be succulent....spikey and thick. I have attached some photos. Any clues? thank you. mysterplant1.jpg mysteryplant2.jpg

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by sumarty
Sat Aug 09, 2008 3:02 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: mystery plant in CT
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Views: 3601

Meristematic regions (PLZ HELP!)

well.. the meristematic regions is where the cells are dividing constantly. It is always located on the top of succulent tissues (specially on apical growth areas). seeya

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by Cristgonz
Thu Nov 15, 2007 9:50 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Meristematic regions (PLZ HELP!)
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