Amsinckia grandiflora


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Noun1.Amsinckia grandiflora - annual of the western United States having large coiled flower spikes; a threatened species
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
Amsinckia, genus Amsinckia - rough annual herbs of Europe and the Americas: fiddlenecks
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Cryptic self-incompatibility in Amsinckia grandiflora. Evolution 31:47-51.
Incompatibility in Amsinckia grandiflora (Boraginaceae): distribution of callose plugs and pollen tubes following inter- and intramorph crosses.
Cryptic incompatibility has been reported in both nonheterostylous (Cheiranthus cheiri, Bateman 1956; Clarkia unguiculata, Bowman 1987; also see Ockendon and Currah 1978) and heterostylous species (Amsinckia grandiflora, Weller and Ornduff 1977, 1989, 1991; A.