pedicel

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pedicel

[′ped·ə‚sel]
(botany)
The stem of a fruiting or sporebearing organ.
The stem of a single flower.
(zoology)
A short stalk in an animal body.
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The phloem inflow to the berry is regulated by rates of berry growth, transpiration, respiration and sugar accumulation as well as sugar concentration of the pedicel phloem sap.
5 mm long, caducous on the old parts, intense on the young branches, distributed on the branches, stipules, petioles, rachis, leaflets, inflorescences, bracts, pedicels, margin with sepals and abaxial surface with the petals.
For treatment with 1-MCP, the flowers were maintained in polyethylene trays covered with a transparent PVC film (total of four flowers/tray) with the pedicels in contact with distilled water.
lloydianum, but differs in its fibrillose peristome, larger pedicel (up to 4 mm high), and basidiospores with prominent truncate warts (Sunhede, 1989; Pegler et al.
Scape and pedicel of similar development, white setose except for few black macrosetae.
corymbosa is distinguished by the combination of nearly glabrate leaves with both the lamina and the petiole eglandular, very congested clusters of flowers, long slender peduncles and pedicels that are sericeous to glabrescent, eglandular bracteoles, the orbicular samara that is only broadly and shallowly emarginate at the apex, and the pilose disc below the fruit.
However, the female flowers bract is always located closer to the base of pedicel.
capsici by producing globose oogonia with paragynous antheridia, chlamydospore, torulose hyphae and lemon shape of sporangia with long pedicels.
Cluster - Detachment of berries from pedicels (1=10w###2###5###9###3###4###7
Flowers 85-110 mm long, fragrance not detected, pedicels 23-35 x 4-10 mm, greenish toward the apex, sparsely to subdensely and coarsely white-lepidote, strongly complanate mainly the outer ones and dilated toward the base; sepals asymmetric, narrowly subelliptic-lanceolate, 38-44 x 13-15 mm, erect and imbricate to each other at anthesis, apex acuminate, connate at the base for 3-4 mm, ecarinate, green, glabrous, thin in texture except for the membranous margins; petals sublinear-lanceolate, acuminate, 56-62 x 5-6.