plant organ

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Noun1.plant organ - a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungusplant organ - a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus
reproductive structure - the parts of a plant involved in its reproduction
septum - a partition or wall especially in an ovary
honey gland, nectary - a gland (often a protuberance or depression) that secretes nectar
archegonium - a female sex organ occurring in mosses, ferns, and most gymnosperms
calyx tube, floral cup, hypanthium - the cuplike or ringlike or tubular structure of a flower which bears the sepals and stamens and calyx (as in Rosaceae)
chlamys, floral envelope, perianth, perigone, perigonium - collective term for the outer parts of a flower consisting of the calyx and corolla and enclosing the stamens and pistils
magic mushroom, mescal button, sacred mushroom - the button-shaped top of the mescal cactus; a source of psilocybin
cup - cup-shaped plant organ
hypobasidium - special cell constituting the base of the basidium in various fungi especially of the order Tremellales
galea - an organ shaped like a helmet; usually a vaulted and enlarged petal as in Aconitum
lamella, gill - any of the radiating leaflike spore-producing structures on the underside of the cap of a mushroom or similar fungus
plant part, plant structure - any part of a plant or fungus
fruiting body - an organ specialized for producing spores
root - (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground
root cap - thimble-shaped mass of cells covering and protecting the growing tip of a root
root hair - thin hairlike outgrowth of an epidermal cell just behind the tip; absorbs nutrients from the soil
stolon, offset, runner - a horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips
stalk, stem - a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
capitulum, head - a dense cluster of flowers or foliage; "a head of cauliflower"; "a head of lettuce"
foliage, leaf, leafage - the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
sprout - any new growth of a plant such as a new branch or a bud
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Heat accumulation in plant tissues increases plant leaf temperature, which in turn changes the convective heat exchange of the plant organ with the environment.
It is divided into two parts: Morphological Description, sorted by plant organ and followed by entries for specific groups (e.
Their Lolium research had shown that gibberellins activate a member of the MYB family of developmental genes, which play key roles in plant organ development.
The descriptive analysis was carried out through the percentage proportion of DM in each plant organ in the treatments.
Plant organs and parts are in a constant dynamic equilibrium and therefore a change in plant leaf temperature is described by the change of the balance of energies of the plant organ or any part thereof at a certain moment of time.
These data simulate weight increase in each plant organ considering the partitioning factor of biomass driven by the reported development stage of the crop and growth days.
Furthermore, other distinctive sensory features, such as color, can favor the selection of one plant organ over another.
Stomatochroon taxa are restricted to leaves of angiosperms differing from other genera in the family which grow on various other plant organs, in free-living states, and even observed as phycobiont partners in lichens (Lopez-Bautista et al.
Toxic metals contamination of air, water, agricultural soils, edible and non-edible plant organs pose a serious global environmental problem, and in the oil producing Niger Delta Region of Nigeria, is threatening agriculture and human health [1-4].
The above mentioned tips including weakening of plant organs are shown in images A, B , C and D (Figure 6).