Top of page The generic name is derived from the Greek echinos, hedgehog, and chloa, grass, in reference to the spikelets in many species that are covered with hard bristles.
A genus of rapacious birds; one of the Accipitres or Raptores. A bandage applied over the nose, resembling the claw of a hawk. Pertaining to, or of the nature of, a falcon or hawk; hawklike.
A shout of approbation, favor, or assent; eager expression of approval; loud applause. A representation, in sculpture or on medals, of people expressing joy.
The process of becoming, or the state of being, acclimated, or habituated to a new climate; acclimatization. The act of acclimatizing; the process of inuring to a new climate, or the state of being so inured.
The act of acclimating, or the state of being acclimated. A slope or inclination of the earth, as the side of a hill, considered as ascending, in opposition to declivity, or descending; an upward slope; ascent.
A ceremony formerly used in conferring knighthood, consisting am embrace, and a slight blow on the shoulders with the flat blade of a sword. A brace used to join two or more staves.
The quality or condition of being accommodable. The act of fitting or adapting, or the state of being fitted or adapted; adaptation; adjustment; -- followed by to.
Willingness to accommodate; obligingness. Whatever supplies a want or affords ease, refreshment, or convenience; anything furnished which is desired or needful; -- often in the plural; as, the accommodations -- that is, lodgings and food -- at an inn.
An adjustment of differences; state of agreement; reconciliation; settlement. The application of a writer's language, on the ground of analogy, to something not originally referred to or intended. A loan of money. An accommodation bill or note.
He who, or that which, accommodates. He who, or that which, accompanies. That which accompanies; something that attends as a circumstance, or which is added to give greater completeness to the principal thing, or by way of ornament, or for the sake of symmetry.
A part performed by instruments, accompanying another part or parts performed by voices; the subordinate part, or parts, accompanying the voice or a principal instrument; also, the harmony of a figured bass. The performer in music who takes the accompanying part.Botany of the wheat plant E.J.M.
Kirby. A wide diversity of topics, ranging from the fine structure of cells to the gross morphology of the shoot, will be discussed in this chapter, providing a brief summary of the large amount of accumulated knowledge that exists on the botany of wheat.
Breeding schemes for the implementation of genomic selection in wheat (Triticum spp. Summary of Invasiveness Top of page. E. colona is a cosmopolitan weed common in crops (mainly rice, maize and vegetables), gardens, roadsides, disturbed sites, waste areas and pastures.
It also grows along waterways, on the margins of lakes and ponds, in swamps and wetlands, and in other damp habitats.
Bacillus subtilis RC was originally isolated from wheat anthers as a potential antagonist of Fusarium graminearum, the causal agent of Fusarium head blight (FHB). It was demonstrated to have antagonist activity against the plant pathogen under in vitro and greenhouse assays.
The current study extends characterizing B. subtilis RC . Summary of Invasiveness Top of page. E. colona is a cosmopolitan weed common in crops (mainly rice, maize and vegetables), gardens, roadsides, disturbed sites, waste areas and pastures.
It also grows along waterways, on the margins of lakes and ponds, in swamps and wetlands, and in other damp habitats. Wheat is a grass widely cultivated for its seed, a cereal grain which is a worldwide staple food.
The many species of wheat together make up the genus Triticum; the most widely grown is common wheat (T. aestivum).. The archaeological record suggests that wheat was first cultivated in the regions of the Fertile Crescent around BCE. Botanically, the wheat .