macroblast

mac·ro·blast

(mak'rō-blast),
A large erythroblast.
[macro- + G. blastos, germ]

mac·ro·blast

(mak'rō-blast)
A large erythroblast.
[macro- + G. blastos, germ]
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Stems with brachyblasts (short shoots) and macroblasts (long shoots) Hyaloseris 26b.
Shrubs stout to cushion-like, with brachyblasts and macroblasts. Leaves alternate, rigid; sessile, clasping; blades linear, ovate, subulate to oblong, parallel veins in the sheathing portion and one prominent central vein in the blade, margin entire, revolute, glabrous above, pubescent beneath.
Shrubs or little trees, with brachyblasts and macroblasts. Leaves alternate to opposite, clustered in the brachyblasts; short-petiolate; blades linear-oblong, elliptic to ovate, pinnately veined, margin entire to dentate, glabrous to pubescent.
Stems with brachyblasts and macroblasts; cypselae usually truncate at the apex Ameghinoa 20b.
Shrubs stout, with brachyblasts and macroblasts. Leaves alternate; short-petiolate; blades obovate, coriaceous, palmately veined, margin dentate to lobate, glabrescent.
Shrubs, stems with brachyblasts and macroblasts. Leaves alternate; sessile; blades linear to elliptic, pinnately veined, margin entire to spinose-dentate, glabrous to pubescent.
Herbs perennial, subshrubs or shrubs, sometimes cushion-like, frequently with brachyblasts and macroblasts. Leaves imbricate; sessile to clasping; blades linearsubulate to ovate, several parallel veins reduced in number in the linear blades, margin entire to partite, spiny to unarmed, sometimes revolute, glabrous to pubescent.
Shrubs, stems with brachyblasts and macroblasts. Leaves alternate; sessile; blades linear to linear-lanceolate, pinnately veined, margin sinuate to dentate, revolute, glabrescent.