melliferous

mel·lif·er·ous

 (mə-lĭf′ər-əs) also mel·lif·ic (-lĭf′ĭk)
adj.
Yielding or having to do with honey: melliferous plants.

[From Latin mellifer : mel, mell-, honey; see melit- in Indo-European roots + -fer, -fer.]

melliferous

(mɪˈlɪfərəs) or

mellific

adj
(Zoology) forming or producing honey
[C17: from Latin mellifer, from mel honey + ferre to bear]
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As the result of scientific substantiation of CBNU and geoplanning of rural area at the level of the region, there was a method offered, as well as principles and criteria of nature management, type design of basinal structures was performed under target indices groups, measures on ecological sanitation and rational economic use of the territory developed, including events of biologization of the fields, increase of melliferous capacity, defining areas for natural self-restoration, plans of rational economic and recreational use of water objects developed, as well as optimization of ground roads networks.
As the result of scientific substantiation of CBNU and geoplanning of rural area at the level of the region, there are methods, principles and criteria of nature management offered, the type design of basinal structures under target indices is performed, measures on ecological sanitation and rational land use are developed, including events of biologization of fields, increase of melliferous capacity, plans of rational economic and recreational use of water objects and optimization of ground roads chain are developed.
Melliferous plants produce various shapes, sizes, and surfaces of pollen grains.
The presence of Salix caprea, Frangula alnus, Rubus idaeus, Trifolium repens, Centaurea cyanus, Arctium tomentosum, Carum carvi, and Fagopyrum esculentum pollen in those honey samples points to a wide diversity of melliferous plants within the area of the Gomerta Landscape Reserve.
Pollen identified in those honey samples represents this region's melliferous flora from spring to the end of summer.
Pollen collected by hand from 85 melliferous plants was prepared also for microscopy.
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