brassavola


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Noun1.brassavola - any of various tropical American orchids with usually solitary fleshy leaves and showy white to green nocturnally fragrant blossoms solitary or in racemes of up to 7brassavola - any of various tropical American orchids with usually solitary fleshy leaves and showy white to green nocturnally fragrant blossoms solitary or in racemes of up to 7
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
genus Brassavola - genus of tropical American epiphytic or lithophytic rhizomatous orchids
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(2013), estudando a viabilidade de sementes de Brassavola tuberculata, observaram baixa correlacao do teste de tetrazolio com o de germinacao, inferindo que o metodo amostral desse teste pode ser utilizado apenas para predizer a viabilidade das sementes e nao a provavel porcentagem de germinacao, uma vez que o teste de tetrazolio reflete a atividade das enzimas desidrogenases envolvidas no processo de respiracao, tornando possivel distinguir as partes vivas daquelas mortas que nao colorem (OLIVEIRA et al., 2005).
En este sentido, el patron de hojas teretes con una papila por celula epidermica fue tambien encontrado en algunas especies de Brassavola (Noguera-Savelli & Jauregui, 2011), Trimezia Salisb.