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Adventitious bud [ Botany ]

Dictionary of botanic terminology - index of names

  Buds appearing in an unusual place; for example, buds on leaves (Example: Kalankoe ), or buds arising from the vascular bundles not, as we might expect, from the buds or areoles, generally in response to an injury  
Astrophytum myriostigm "nudum" adventitious buds (Picture on left: adventitious buds on Astrophytum myryostigma)

(Compare axillary bud)








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