strigose


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strigose

(strī′gōs′)
adj.
Zoology Marked with fine, close-set grooves, ridges, or streaks.
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which has short-strigose hairs on the stems, leaf blades, and phyllaries; petioles and peduncles strigose to hirsute; and elliptic-lanceolate outer phyllaries.
2 cm, chartaceous, weakly serrulate, 3-veined from near base, acute at apex, decurrent at base, strigose to weakly so, the lower surface also glandular, sometimes obscurely so.
5 cm thick, equal with a small bulb at the base, tough and pliant, smooth, yellowish above and dark brown below; the base strigose with brownish-yellow tomentum.
6 mm; leaflets 3-7 pairs, chartaceous, adaxial surface strigose, the distal 10-50 x 4-23 mm, the proximal 10-40 x 4-12 mm, elliptic, lanceolate, oblong, ovate and oval-lanceolate, venation craspedodromous, nervures 9-11 pairs, apex acute, acute-mucronate, obtuse, obtuse-mucronate, acuminate and rarely emarginate, base oblique and subcordate, margin revolute, ciliated.
Capsule operculate (lower portion rarely tardily loculical) with a short calyptrate indehiscent operculum with osseous endocarp becoming free from membranous longer portion; annual herb; stems strigose throughout from only simple trichomes to 1.