determinate growth

determinate growth

[də′tər·mə·nət ′grōth]
(botany)
Growth in which the axis, or central stem, being limited by the development of the floral reproductive structure, does not grow or lengthen indefinitely.
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Lower correlations between some traits and fruit types indicated the introgression of those traits in all fruit types like determinate growth habit is desirable for all types of fruits for better production management, not only early fruit maturity but standard and late maturity are also required for longer seasonal production as these trends could be observed in the study.
Many hybrids also tend to be more compact, thanks to a characteristic called "determinate growth." Determinate hybrids only grow to a determined height, so they are more like a bush than vinelike indeterminate heirlooms.
furzeri displays determinate growth and undergoes rapid senescence in as little as three months.
By controlling parameter values, our comprehensive model gives various growth curve shapes ranging from indeterminate to determinate growth. An increase in the number of parameters is unavoidable in practical applications of this new model.
Their fast, determinate growth meant the giant club mosses generated enormous quantities of peat.
Among benthic marine species, cowries (Gastropoda; Cypraeidae) are particularly suitable for the study of adult body size because they exhibit explicit determinate growth, which makes it easy to quantify body size at the onset of the adult stage.
Pecos was 8 d later maturing and 16 cm taller than the check, which is a short bush type with determinate growth habit.
Many groups of organisms do not have either the fixed cell lineage or the determinate growth pattern found in C.
KY98-2047 has purple flowers, gray pubescence, tan pod color, buff hilum color, and determinate growth habit.
The attribution of a definable colony form and maximum size suggests that growth of the modules is in some fashion constrained, which suggests determinate growth.
Freedom has a determinate growth habit, white flowers, gray pubescence, and tan pod walls.