Bryonia dioica


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Related to Bryonia dioica: Bryonia alba, red bryony
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Noun1.Bryonia dioica - bryony having fleshy roots pale green flowers and very small red berries; Europe; North Africa; western Asia
briony, bryony - a vine of the genus Bryonia having large leaves and small flowers and yielding acrid juice with emetic and purgative properties
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Thigmomorphogenesis in Bryonia dioica: change in soluble and wall peroxidase, phenylalanine ammonia-lyase activity, cellulose, lignin content and monomeric constituents.
C., Itoha, T., Tamura, T., Eight Novel Sterols from the Roots of Bryonia dioica, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, 46, 1202 (1996).
A queste cenosi, che presentano un'altezza massima di circa 6 m, concorrono anche altre specie legnose come Salix alba, Populus nigra e Alnus glutinosa in forma prevalentemente arbustiva e diverse specie lianose come Solanum dulcamara, Bryonia dioica, Clematis vitalba, Vitis riparia, Humulus lupulus.