glaucous

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glaucous

(of plant structures) bluish.
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Since glaucousness of leaves results from the deposition of epicuticular wax on leaf surfaces, this trait has implications on photosynthesis and biotic or abiotic stress resistance or tolerance (Holmes and Keiller, 2002; Jenks et al.
Yield water relations, gas exchange, and surface reflectances of near-isogenic wheat differing in glaucousness.
Selection for glaucousness and/ or pubescence are two ways to achieve this in cereals (Richards et al.