carnose


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carnose

(ˈkɑːnəʊs)
adj
fleshy
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alle labbra carnose del genovese Zena il Lungo (144), ai comuni "Porco
The name is derived from the greek pachys = thick and phylla = leafed, referring to the thick and carnose leaves of this species.
For example, until Lu (1985) examined seed development in Eriospermum, its perisperm was recorded as a carnose (fleshy) endosperm.