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Record 1 2011-05-09


Subject field(s)
  • Botany
  • Oilseed Crops

In sunflowers, refers to the production of more than one head per plant, all the heads coming to bloom and maturing together.


  • Botanique
  • Culture des plantes oléagineuses

Se dit d'un tournesol caractérisé par la présence de deux ou plusieurs capitules fleurissant et mûrissant ensemble sur la plante.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Botánica
  • Cultivo de oleaginosas

Se emplea para referirse a ciertas variedades de girasol en las que el tallo se ramifica y produce más de un capítulo.


Existen variedades de tallos ramificados con un capítulo en cada ramificación, y variedades sin ramificar, que son las típicas de aceite, con un sólo capítulo por planta, de 50 centímetros de diámetro.

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