siliqua


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siliqua

a type of dry fruit in which the seeds are contained in a long, somewhat cylindrical structure that splits open (dehisces) to allow the seeds to escape. An example is the fruit of the wallflower.
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Gokijalik, "Some compositional properties and mineral contents of carob (Ceratonia siliqua) fruit, flour and syrup," International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition, vol.
To assess self-compatibility of Ceratonia Siliqua pollen grains and to evaluate the role of insect pollinators in pod and seed set, the following treatments were conducted on Ceratonia Siliqua trees producing hermaphrodite flowers:
Before harvest, plant heights (cm) were measured and after each harvest the number of branches, peduncle length (mm), number of siliqua, siliqua width (mm), siliqua length (cm), seed width (mm), seed length (cm), seed yield (g/plant), yield of fruit in siliqua (number/siliqua), thousand seed weight (g) and ratio of fatty acid were determined.
khinjuk, Crataegus aronia, Juniperus phoenicea, Amygdalus korschinskii, Ceratonia siliqua, Olea europaea, Arbutus andrachne, Rhamnus punctata, R.
In the Pacific razor clam (Siliqua patula), however, taurine is the dominant substance followed by glycine, alanine, and then betaine.
As a result, higher siliqua [plant.sup.-1] was obtained with increasing levels of urine application up to highest level (900 l [ha.sup.-1]).
El entorno se caracteriza por presentar rodales de matorral noble (Asparago albi-Rhamnetum oleoidis) donde predominan lentiscos (Pistacia lentiscus L.), cornicabras (Pistacia terebinthus L.) y coscojas (Quercus coccifera L.) y matorral serial donde prevalece el jaral de jara blanca (Phlomido purpureae-Cistetum albidi), que junto con los algarrobos (Ceratonia siliqua L.) de los alrededores, indica el caracter basofilo de la zona.
+ Companeras: Rumex induratus y Hyparrhenia hirta + en 1; Pinus pinaster + en 2; Chaetopogon fasciculatus + 4; Arbutus unedo + en 6; Daphne gnidium y Ceratonia siliqua + en 10; Digitalis purpurea en 11; Rubus ulmifolius 1 en 13; Ulex eriocladus y Cistuspopulifolius + en 14; Juncus maritimus +, Phragmites australis y Imperata cylindrical 1 en 15.