Phalaenopsis amabilis

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Noun1.Phalaenopsis amabilis - orchid having large elliptic to obovate fleshy leaves and fragrant pink-and-white flowers dotted with red
genus Phalaenopsis, Phalaenopsis - genus of ornamental epiphytic orchids of Asia and Australia
moth orchid, moth plant - any of various orchids of the genus Phalaenopsis having often drooping glossy broad obovate or oval leaves usually dark green flushed purple or mottled grey and silver
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Pro-embryogenic structures showing the same features were also reported by CHEN and CHANG (2006) and by MINAMIGUCHI and MACHADO NETO (2007), when they induced somatic embryogenesis in Phalaenopsis amabilis leaves and in an alba flower hybrid, respectively.
Chang, "Induction of repetitive embryogenesis from seed-derived protocorms of Phalaenopsis amabilis var.
Diversos trabalhos na literatura cientifica citam relacoes positivas entre a formacao, quantidade e/ou producao de carboidratos nas estacas com a possibilidade de enraizamento, dentre os quais se destacam: Gatti (2002) em estacas de Pau-Mulato, Jequitiba e Teca; Ori (2006) em estacas de Phalaenopsis amabilis L.; Ferriani et al.