Maranta


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Maranta

 

a genus of plants of the family Maranthaceae. They are perennial grasses with tuberous rhizomes. The leaves are radical or cauline (in two rows). The flowers are three-parted and asymmetrical and grow in apical spicate inflorescences. The fruit is a monospermous capsule. There are approximately 25 species in tropical America. Some species are cultivated for their starch. The most important species is Indian arrowroot (Maranta arundinacea) the rhizomes of which are made into flour that is used in dietetic foods. (The flour is known as Indian arrowroot or East Indian arrowroot.) Several species of Maranta, including M. bicolor and M. leuconeura, have colorful leaves and are ornamentals; they are raised in greenhouses or as house plants.

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Los granos de Heliconia psittacorum y Thalia geniculata fueron secados y fijados en punto critico dado que colapsan facilmente sin este proceso; los de Maranta leuconeura son especialmente fragiles ante el tratamiento, razon por la cual se describen pero no se ilustran.
The similar application has been reported in induction of shoot of Maranta leuconeura cv.
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Prayer plant (Maranta leuconeura) doesn't bloom, but the green leaves of the Erythroneura variety have prominent red veins and provide a lot of color.
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Rob.), Araruta (Maranta arundinacea L.),Yacon-dos-andes (Smallanthus sonchifolius (Poepp.) H.
Las autoras cargan con el sello de "mujer- latina- emigrada- escritora," y los personajes de sus relatos, en consecuencia, reflejan la marginalidad creando un entorno ficcional que da cabida a la afirmacion de la identidad sexual, por ejemplo, o a la violencia en todas en sus formas: "La ciudad nos traga, desaparecemos, a eso venimos a esta mierda," se dice en La maranta, de Sheila Candelario.
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