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Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
S Biological Sciences
Definition
An aerial plant part, often a branchlet, that is grafted onto the root-bearing part of another plant.
Definition Source
Burns, Russell M. and Barbara H. Honkala, tech. coords. Silvics of North America, vol 2. Hardwoods; Glossary. Agriculture handbook no. 654. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, 1990
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/43598.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/43598
Broader Term
plants (botany)
Related Term
grafting (plants)
rootstock-scion relationships
Spanish
injertos de púa
Term Number
43598