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Synonyms for pollination

transfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma of a plant

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Plants that will not self-pollinate may be self-incompatible or self-sterile.
Virtually all cherry varieties, such as the popular Bing, are self-sterile.
Self-fertile population 921 was developed from crosses between C918 and self-sterile lines R322Y3 and R322R4.
EL52 is monogerm and predominantly self-sterile with good resistance to Aphanomyces and Cercospora, and moderate resistance to Rhizoctonia.
SR87 is relatively easy bolting, and is largely self-sterile with significant pseudo-self-fertility of individual plants.
C69 is a vigorous multigerm, self-sterile line with tolerance to virus yellows (VY) and segregates for resistance to rhizomania conditioned by Rz (4).
C26 is a multigerm, self-sterile line that theoretically received 50% of its germplasm from sugarbeet and 50% from B.
CP01 and CP02 are self-sterile, multigerm, germplasm lines that segregate for resistance to powdery mildew caused by Erysiphe polygoni DC (syn.