Triplochiton


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Noun1.Triplochiton - small genus of tropical African trees with maplelike leavesTriplochiton - small genus of tropical African trees with maplelike leaves
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Sterculiaceae, sterculia family, Sterculiaceae - a large family of plants of order Malvales
arere, obechi, samba, Triplochiton scleroxcylon, obeche - large west African tree having large palmately lobed leaves and axillary cymose panicles of small white flowers and one-winged seeds; yields soft white to pale yellow wood
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This equal or lower temperature of the substrate in relation to the temperature experienced by the aerial parts of plants, has been reported as a factor promoting leaf development in cuttings of the forest species Triplochiton scleroxylon (Leakey, Chapman, & Longman, 1982).
Don Cedro Canada 53,7 23 0,847 Triplochiton scleroxylon Ayous 52,9 16 0,200 K.
Triplochitioxylon (Sterculiaceae): A new genus of wood from the Eocene of Oregon and its bearing on xylem evolution in the extant genus Triplochiton.
Nao houve nenhuma relacao significativa entre o enraizamento de Triplochiton scleroxylon e o teor de carboidratos que estavam presentes no dia do preparo das estacas, sugerindo que o enraizamento e dependente de carboidratos que sao formados e utilizados depois do preparo das estacas (LEAKEY; COUTTS, 1989).
The rooting ability of Triplochiton sclerexylon cuttings: the interaction between stockplant irradiance, light availability and nutrients.
Nigerian forests contain a lot of softwood and hardwood timbers that are of great commercial importance (Gbile, 1984), some examples are Khaya senegalensis (Mahogany), Tectona grandis (Teak) [hardwoods] and Triplochiton scleroxylon (Arere), Albizia zygia (Ayunre) [softwoods].