cotton plant


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Noun1.Cotton plant - erect bushy mallow plant or small tree bearing bolls containing seeds with many long hairy fiberscotton plant - erect bushy mallow plant or small tree bearing bolls containing seeds with many long hairy fibers
cottonseed - seed of cotton plants; source of cottonseed oil
genus Gossypium, Gossypium - herbs and shrubs and small trees: cotton
Gossypium arboreum, tree cotton - East Indian shrub cultivated especially for ornament for its pale yellow to deep purple blossoms
Gossypium barbadense, sea island cotton, tree cotton - small bushy tree grown on islands of the Caribbean and off the Atlantic coast of the southern United States; yields cotton with unusually long silky fibers
Gossypium herbaceum, Levant cotton - Old World annual having heart-shaped leaves and large seeds with short greyish lint removed with difficulty; considered an ancestor of modern short-staple cottons
Gossypium hirsutum, upland cotton - native tropical American plant now cultivated in the United States yielding short-staple cotton
Gossypium peruvianum, Peruvian cotton - cotton with long rough hairy fibers
Egyptian cotton - fine somewhat brownish long-staple cotton grown in Egypt; believed to be derived from sea island cotton or by hybridization with Peruvian cotton
Arizona wild cotton, Gossypium thurberi, wild cotton - shrub of southern Arizona and Mexico
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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He said if rain water stay in cotton crop for more than 48 hours it ultimately leads to the decay of the cotton plant.
As a consequence, some cotton plant grows to 1.5 metres in height and some 50 centimetres in height.
Now Robert Lercher, director of customer relations for the state's first operating marijuana cultivation center, Bold Team LLC of Cotton Plant, tells Whispers that the state's first legal crop will be harvested on April 24.
A Cotton Plant would grow upto 3 to 4 feet in height from the field-level.
CM Balochistan and GM CMEC were agreed upon to use prefab technology for building new schools in Gawadar and Ziarat while the GoB would provide land for cultivation of vegetables and cotton plant in Lasbela University.
The weavers said they needed looms and a water pump for the cotton plant.
Department of Agriculture gave the green light to commercialize a biotech version of the cotton plant whose seeds can be eaten, according to Texas A&M University, which developed it over more than two decades.
However, every cotton plant and type nowadays has its own necessity.
The next project will use genome sequencing techniques to understand and gain new insight into cotton plant growth and regeneration.
Number of cotton squares and small cotton bolls fallen on the soil due to the damage caused by boll weevil, the efficiency of collection, and the time spent in collecting these reproductive structures of the cotton plant were determined.
The results revealed that the application of urea all at the budding stage and all at the initial flowering stage could increase cotton plant 15N recovery and decrease the FNL compared to the split application of urea, and achieved similar seed cotton yield of conventional fertilization in addition to application of urea all at the budding stagefor CCRI 60in 2013.