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Noun1.Cakile - small genus of succulent annual herbs found on sandy shores of North America and EuropeCakile - small genus of succulent annual herbs found on sandy shores of North America and Europe
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Brassicaceae, Cruciferae, family Brassicaceae, family Cruciferae, mustard family - a large family of plants with four-petaled flowers; includes mustards, cabbages, broccoli, turnips, cresses, and their many relatives
Cakile maritima, sea-rocket - salt-tolerant seashore annual grown for its fragrant rose or violet flowers and fleshy grey-green foliage
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The succulence of a coastal halophyte such as Cakile edentula (Bigel.) Hook, is somewhat more pronounced.
Early effects of salt stress on the physiological and oxidative status of Cakile maritima (halophyte) and Arabidopsis thaliana (glycophyte).Physiol.Plant., 142: 128-143.
Salt tolerance of the annual halophyte Cakile maritima as affected by the provenance and the developmental stage.
This includes the Honckenya peploides (L.) Ehrh., Cakile baltica Jord.
Apocynaceae 0.05 Bromus inermis Poaceae 0.005 Cakile endentula Brassicaceae 0.005 Calamovilfa longifolia Poaceae 0.35 Campanula rotundifolia Campanulaceae 0.02 Centaurea maculosa Asteraceae 0.02 Cirsium pitcheri Asteraceae 0.05 Elymus canadensis Poaceae 0.005 Equisetum hyemak Equisetaceae 0.01 Euphorbia corollata Euphorbiaceae 0.07 Juniperus horizontalis Cupressaceae 0.10 Liatris sp.
* Beach mustard, cakile arctica, is native to the Brassicaceae family, and found between dunes along the shore.
Invasive European Beach Grass, and native plants such as Searocket (Cakile maritima), Sand Verbena (Ambronia umbellata), and Dune Grass (Leymus mollis) dominate dune vegetation.
Salinity effects on germination growth and seed production of the halophyte Cakile maritime.
Vegetation in coastal dunes is composed mainly by gramineous and herbaceous species, being the most commum Blutaparon portulacoides, Cakile maritima and Panicum racemosum in frontal dunes and Panicum racemosum, Andropogon arenarius, Hydrocotyle bonariensis, Senecio crassiflorus, Asclepias mellodora, Androtrichum trigynum, Spartina ciliata in intermediate dunes (CORDAZZO; SEELIGER, 1995; SEELIGER, 1998a).
The vegetation observed in this zone was exclusively represented by scattered stands of Cakile maritima and Salsola kali.
(2006) Leaf H - ATPase activity and photosynthetic capacity of Cakile maritima under increasing salinity.