terminal bud


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terminal bud

The bud at the end of each stem.
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The terminal bud on the tip of an oak twig might contain a few or a dozen leaves; the stem could elongate less than an inch, 6 inches or more than a foot.
To evaluate immunohistochemical expression patterns, the major and minor salivary glands were classified according to the five morphodifferentiation stages (prebud, initial bud, pseudoglandular, canalicular, and terminal bud stages) described by Tucker.
The actual performed by qualified personnel size certificate holder editor-pruner,- The collection and shredding prunings, as and progresses benefits,- In the case of the presence of Rhynchophorus ferrugineus, respect of the pruning protocol described in this CCTP, fine grinding of contaminated waste,- The slaughter of infected stem, or not, in case of destruction observed the terminal bud,- Cleaning the yard, as and progresses benefits,- Evacuation of landfill trash at the exclusive expense of the holder as and progresses benefits,- The implementation and verification of control windows.
Cabbage and brussels sprouts were both selected for their buds: in cabbage it is a single terminal bud, the cabbage head, while in brussels sprouts it is a series of lateral buds, the "sprouts.
Adult females lay about 300 eggs at the base of young leaves or in wounds to the leaves and trunks; the grubs feed on the soft fibres inside the tree and terminal bud tissues.
Strong apical dominance in apples coupled with the low chilling requirements of the terminal bud combine to mask chilling effects on axillary buds (NAOR et al.
The infected palms showed symptoms: front malformation, scratches and furrows on the leaf rachis, absence of leaflets, little leaves, 'v' cut on leaf base, rachis, flower stalks and spathe, leaf drying, leaf whitening, inflorescence without flowers, inflorescence drying, fruit bunch braking, crown bending and dwarfing followed by the death of terminal bud.
Disbud dahlias by pinching out the side buds growing below the main terminal bud so that the remaining buds develop into larger blooms.
When a shoot is pruned the dominance of the terminal bud is broken, encouraging those latent or dormant buds concealed beneath the bark to burst into growth.
If the terminal bud of the bean is removed, the buds in the axils of the cotyledons develop.
That is the newly grown vegetative shoots comprise of terminal bud, two to three leaves immediately below it and the intervening stalk.
Students are asked to "adopt" a terminal bud on a tree in their yard to study, observe, and measure from its dormant stage in winter until it blooms in spring.