pea plant

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Noun1.pea plant - a leguminous plant of the genus Pisum with small white flowers and long green pods containing edible green seedspea plant - a leguminous plant of the genus Pisum with small white flowers and long green pods containing edible green seeds
legume, leguminous plant - an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
genus Pisum, Pisum - small genus of variable annual Eurasian vines: peas
pea - the fruit or seed of a pea plant
common pea, garden pea plant, Pisum sativum, garden pea - plant producing peas usually eaten fresh rather than dried
edible-pod pea, edible-podded pea, Pisum sativum macrocarpon - a variety of pea plant producing peas having soft thick edible pods lacking the fibrous inner lining of the common pea
Austrian winter pea, field-pea plant, Pisum arvense, Pisum sativum arvense, field pea - variety of pea plant native to the Mediterranean region and North Africa and widely grown especially for forage
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Typical contaminants that need to be removed include caterpillars, snails and stones from the soil, and pods and other parts of the pea plant.
Rita crosses pea plants as a hobby Rita decides to cross a pea plant that is homozygous for the purple allele with a pea plant that is homozygous for the white allele.
The rosary pea plant is a perennial that grows in tropical and subtropical areas of the world.
05) increased nodule number per pigeon pea plant at 4 and 6 weeks after sowing in the first season.
The researchers have examined pea plant leaves and compared them to plants under drought stress.
The million-dollar pea plant trial was discontinued shortly after this information came to light.
On his way through the woods, he saw a giant pea plant on the ground far below him.
Gregor Mendel's pea plant experiments (these we did learn about in high school) showed us the mechanics of how traits are passed on to future generations; radiocarbon dating showed us that the earth is billions, not thousands, of years old, and cell history shows that gorillas, chimps and us have the kind of similarity in DNA that supports us having a common ancestor.
This is a kinetic installation that captures the growth of a pea plant over a 24-hour period.
Marrowfats are green peas that have matured on the pea plant and have dried out.
The unique and currently unmatched combination of the Fenugreek pea plant extract and Beta Sitosterol have been clinically proven to be effective for (respectively) stopping thinning, while promoting new growth.