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Noun1.Aphyllanthes - one species; small fibrous-rooted perennial with rushlike foliage and deep blue flowers; sometimes placed in its own family Aphyllanthaceae
liliid monocot genus - genus of monocotyledonous plants comprising mostly herbs having usually petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Liliaceae, Liliaceae, lily family - includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea; Xanthorrhoeaceae
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Further, the ultrastructural studies of the monocot meristems seem to have been confined to a single report on Aphyllanthes monspeliensis, demonstrating that the active cambial cells are highly vacuolated with protein bodies seen occasionally in the vacuoles (Chakroun & Hebant, 1983).
affinis 1 in 2; Festuca gracilior 10 in 3; Bupleurum baldense, Convolvulus lineatus, Medicago rigidula, Melilotus sulcatus, Poa bulbosa, Myosotis ramosissima, Rhinanthus minor 1 in 3; Alyssum alyssoides, Crucianella angustifolia, Daucus carota, Leontodon longirostris, Veronica arvensis 0.1 in 3; Fritillaria lusitanica 0.1 in 5; Brachypodium phoenicoides 5 in 6; Aphyllanthes monspeliensis, Cuscuta epithymum subsp.