dehiscent

[ dih-his-uh ns ]SEE DEFINITION OF dehiscent
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Fruit 5-celled dehiscent pods, with many pendulous, winged seeds.

Dehiscent: open or standing open: separating toward the tip.

The dehiscent cone distinguishes this group from the Cembrae.

From P. albicaulis, with similar leaves, it differs by its dehiscent cone.

From the latter it is also distinct in its dehiscent cone and in its seed.

Dehiscent into the cavity of a cell through the dorsal suture.

The Capsule, the dry and dehiscent fruit of any compound pistil.

The order is easily distinguished by the hard, dry, woody texture of the leaves and the dehiscent fruits.

In the Lariciones the cone is symmetrical, and dehiscent and deciduous at maturity, while the spring-shoot is uninodal.

This group combines the dehiscent cone of the Lariciones with the wood-anatomy of the serotinous Pines.

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