Mesembryanthemum crystallinum


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Noun1.Mesembryanthemum crystallinum - Old World annual widely naturalized in warm regions having white flowers and fleshy foliage covered with hairs that resemble iceMesembryanthemum crystallinum - Old World annual widely naturalized in warm regions having white flowers and fleshy foliage covered with hairs that resemble ice
fig marigold, pebble plant - any of several South African plants of the genus Mesembryanthemum cultivated for showy pink or white flowers
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Runs were visible in the non-native vegetation, which included Mesembryanthemum crystallinum, Brassica tournefortii, Salsola tragus, and Hirschfeldia incana, with individuals of the native species Ambrosia chenopodiifolia and Malosma laurina nearby.
Konieczny, "Influence of anti- and prooxidants on rhizogenesis from hypocotyls of Mesembryanthemum crystallinum L.
Subcellularlocalization and stress responses of superoxide dismutase isoforms from leaves in the C3-CAM intermediate halophyte Mesembryanthemum crystallinum L.
Stintzing, "Time-dependent bioactivity of preparations from cactus pear (Opuntia ficus indica) and ice plant (Mesembryanthemum crystallinum) on human skin fibroblasts and keratinocytes," Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol.
Moreover, symporters are major determinants in the resistance of Mesembryanthemum crystallinum to salt stress [63].
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum plant switches from C3 photosynthesis to CAM (crassulacean acid metabolism) pathway as an adaptive mechanism in response to stress (Cosentino et al.
For example, moderate salinity stress alleviated following cadmium stress in rice (Ma et al., 2013), salt stress in mungbean (Saha et al., 2010) and copper toxicity in Mesembryanthemum crystallinum (Volkov et al., 2006).
Edwards, "Induction of crassulacean acid metabolism in the facultative halophyte Mesembryanthemum crystallinum by abscisic acid," Plant Physiology, vol.
Stress induced hypermethylation of satellite DNA was associated with a switch in photosynthesis mode from C3 to CAM in Mesembryanthemum crystallinum L., a facultative halophyte [23].
Wu, "Ice plant (Mesembryanthemum crystallinum) improves hyperglycaemia and memory impairments in a Wistar rat model of streptozotocin-induced diabetes," Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, vol.