Lecture 9 - Specialized stems and roots Part II

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Specialized  Stems and Roots – Part  II Gloriosa superba
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Rhizomes __________________ storage stem Below ground nodes and internodes (__________) Forms lateral branches (__________) Ginger Canna Lily German iris bamboo hops   ginger canna lily-of-the-valley Lowbush blueberry ginger hops
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Ginger Ginger New   root ________ _ Rhizomes
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Rhizomes Types 1. Pachymorph:   clump ______________________  Terminal flower stalk grows in a tight ______________ or cluster. 2. ______________morph:  slender growth  long internodes indeterminate  grows along length - ________________ habit
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Iris Bamboo culm Zingiber officinale Lily of the valley from pips
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QUIZ QUESTIONS #1-2
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Tubers swollen underground stem nodes, internodes and buds storage organ regenerates shoots similar to _________ but with lateral orientation Jerusalem artichoke Potato Caladium Caladium Potato
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Caladium Jerusalem artichoke Adenia digitata  ubers Yam (Ipomoea batatas) 
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