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honeydew

the sugary waste substance passed out by aphids and similar insects.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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africana honeydew collected from the potted plant before inoculation with radiolabeled substrates showed the presence of two major oligosaccharides, one with ion m/z 493 (disaccharide) and the other with m/z 697 (trisaccharide), confirming the data published in BOGO et al.
After artificially contaminating the test honeydew pieces with L.
'Collective Farm Woman' (C) Unusual Ukrainian variety that's similar to honeydew, but the skin changes from dark green to yellowish orange (some may be freckled green) when ripe.
Saftner's team compared the quality, shelf life and consumer acceptance of fresh-cut cantaloupe with green- and orange-fleshed honeydews. "We found that consumers liked the flavor, texture, sweetness, and overall quality of the orange-fleshed honeydew chunks as well as, or better than, chunks of cantaloupe and green-fleshed honeydews," says Saftner.
Produced in the Dole facility in Atwater, Calif., varieties include: Blueberries; Wild Blueberries; Raspberries; Mixed Berries; Marion Blackberries; Whole Strawberries; Pineapple Chunks; Mango Chunks; Tropical Island Blend (mixture of Tropical Gold Pineapple, mangos, peaches, strawberries and honeydew); Dark Sweet Cherries; Sliced Peaches; and Mixed Fruit (peaches, strawberries, pineapple, honeydew and red seedless grapes).
According to Webster's Dictionary, melons are "the large round fruit of various plants of the gourd family, with sweet pulpy flesh and many seeds (honeydew, cantaloupe, musk-melon)." They are vining, warm-season fruits, growing best in regions with long summers.
Winning prizes this year were: Paco (Most Physically Fit), Miranda (Best Costume), Honeydew (Best Curled Tail), Mo (Mr.
However, this indicator does not apply to honeydew melons, because they don't slip from the vine like muskmelons.
I first sampled the pairing of honeydew and Serrano ham, a staple of the Mediterranean diet, in 1993 on my maiden trip to Spain.
With a perfect honeydew melon commanding as much as [yen] 75,000 for a corporate gift, and the finest grapes selling for up to [yen] 14,000 a bunch, thieves are scouring the countryside for the finest fruit.
Bunsen Honeydew shows up accompanied by his invention, Robot Rabbit, and a Muppet Labs notebook, while the demoniacal musician Dr.
Like aphids and many other sucking insects, mealybugs must take in great quantities of plant fluids, and therefore secrete a lot of liquid waste called "honeydew." Honeydew promotes the growth of a black fungus called sooty mold, so a significant infestation of mealybugs creates a black, sticky mess.