cauline


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cauline

(of leaves) borne on the aerial and mainly upper part of the stem of a plant.
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Cauline leaf reduced at one bract, in the distal third of the stem, 2.
5 cm long, softly cuspidate; basal leaves almost sessile, spathulate and flat, denticulate to incise-dentate, cauline ones stem-clasping .
Traditionally, the characteristics of involucel bracts and cauline leaves were the major identified characteristics of these three species.
Flower Flower Type size (44) position Leaves pho big flowers apical radical leaves numerous, cauline leaves (if present) not numerous Me tog mo small flowers not apical little differencein glang the number of sna radical leaves and cauline leaves ma ning intermediate apical/ not leaves similar to mo size between apical or pho or to both pho and mo
5 cm, entire-crenate, cormate at base, slightly reflexed at margins, single veined, acute; cauline leaves, opposite decussate, smaller, in pairs, linear-oblong, 2-5 X 0.
New data are presented for organically paired, suggested triplet, and axially or cauline borne trigonocarpalean ovules from the Sydney Coalfield, Nova Scotia.
The position of the axillary bud is described as cauline in origin and cauline in ultimate position.
To worship the arachnid e-glandular hairs that tangle to a snow-white density the abaxial surface of the lanceolate, cauline, petiolate leaves In the reductionism it is still possible to see the wonder That the beautiful exclusive terms define so precisely.
Their functions are carried out by modified shoots and stems or by leaves modified as though they were shoots of cauline origin.
Typically, each stem produces a single large terminal flower, but diminutive second or third flowers sometimes occur in axils of the cauline leaves.
In this phase, leaf shape changes into the cauline form, internodes stretch, and the shoot apical meristem converts into an inflorescence meristem giving rise to inflorescences instead of leaves.