floccose


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(of plants) having tufts of soft woolly hairs

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2010), having following characteristics; colonies growing moderately, rapidly on PDA, pale to bright yellow, velutinous to floccose, biverticillate penicillin cells (Fig.
Before oil extraction the characterization studies from morphology of Microspora floccose were conducted.
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sparse indument of flexuous, often twisted and/or floccose hairs); and c) pink, rarely white flowers (vs.
From the aerial aspect, the colonies are initially white and floccose and later become dark gray or smoky brown.
5 cm long; leaf blade coriaceous, greenish brown, olive or light brown, 3-veined from near base, adaxially glabrous or sparsely floccose in the proximal third and prominently reticulate-veined, densely yellow, ochre or yellowish-ochre lanuginose, apparently 3-veined abaxially; young leaves adaxially with dense to sparser deciduous whitish hirsute trichomes, abaxially densely orange to yellow lanuginose.
Seedling shoots are obtusely angled, floccose (appear cottony) and tomentose (having very fine hairs on the surface) when young (Zheng & Raven, 1996).
Inflorescence conical, 25 x 12 cm, 3-pinnately compound; primary bracts, the lowest like the upper scape bracts, much exceeding to equaling the branches; the upper much reduced; rose to red; primary branches with a 12 cm long, slender, white floccose peduncle, spreading at ca 90[degrees] from the main axis; secondary branches 2 to 5flowered with the rachis more or less straight, terete, white floccose; floral bracts minute, narrowly triangular to setaceous 13 mm long, white floccose.