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(Science: plant biology) A slender climbing organ formed by modification of a part of a plant, such as a stem, a leaf or leaflet, or a stipule.

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Help Identifying Growth on Agar Plate

... for a few months. It's just agar with amp selection and it had some ecoli colonies on it which I think our new species has eaten. It's got weird tendril things coming out of the center and here's a picture: http://i.imgur.com/a0YTC.jpg Can anyone help me identify it? Mucho thanks! ...

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by gladys
Wed Oct 05, 2011 9:27 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Help Identifying Growth on Agar Plate
Replies: 1
Views: 1536

climber identification

... botanical souls, please help me identify this climber. i have attached photos. the plant has alternate leaves with each node containing a leaf, a tendril, and sometimes one or more adventitious roots. the leaves are dark green, serrate, thick and glossy when new. the oldest ones are about 3 inches ...

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by oortclouddomicile
Thu Aug 02, 2007 2:58 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: climber identification
Replies: 16
Views: 12502

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