Chimeric Branches of the Sawara False Cypress, <I>Chamaecyparis pisifera</I> `<I
Robert W. Korn Bellarmine University Department of Biology Louisville Kentucky USA
apical initials, chimeras, Cupressaceae, gymnosperms, meristems, shoot apex, Robert W. Korn
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Chimeric branches of the sawara false cypress, Chamaecyparis pisifera `nana aureovariegata' collected at Bernheim Forest, Clermont, Kentucky. Albino mutant sectors give rise irreversibly to completely albino branches, suggesting a single cell is the fount of all cells of a shoot.
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