florigen
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1936 a hormone or hormonal agent that promotes flowering • florigenic adjective

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  • Florigen — or Flowering hormone are the terms used for the hypothesized hormone like molecules that control and/or trigger flowering in plants. The current Flowering Hormone is still a mystery.HistoryFlorigen was first described by Russian plant… …   Wikipedia

  • florigen — FLORIGÉN, Ă adj., s. n. (hormon) care stimulează deschiderea şi maturizarea florilor. (< germ. florigen) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • florigen — ☆ florigen [flôr′ə jən, flôr′əjen΄ ] n. 〚< L flos (gen. floris), FLOWER + GEN: so named at California Institute of Technology〛 a plant hormone thought to stimulate the flowering of plants * * * flor·i·gen (flôrʹə jən, flōrʹ ) …   Universalium

  • Florigen — ⇒ Blühhormon …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • florigen — ☆ florigen [flôr′ə jən, flôr′əjen΄ ] n. [< L flos (gen. floris), FLOWER + GEN: so named at California Institute of Technology] a plant hormone thought to stimulate the flowering of plants …   English World dictionary

  • Florigen — Flo|ri|gen [lat. flos, Gen.: floris = Blüte, Blume; ↑ gen], das; s, e: ein hypothetischer Stoff, der Blütenpflanzen zur Blütenbildung anregen, also als Blühhormon wirken soll. * * * Florigen   [lateinisch flos, floris »Blume«, »Blüte« und ...gen] …   Universal-Lexikon

  • florigen — florigenas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Hipotetinis augalų žydėjimo hormonas. atitikmenys: angl. florigen rus. флориген …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • florigen — Hypothetical plant growth substance (hormone) postulated to induce flowering. Existence not proven: recently suggested that it might be an oligosaccharin …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • florigen — noun A supposed hormone that causes flowering in plants …   Wiktionary

  • Florigen — Flo|ri|gen das; s, e <zu ↑...gen> physiologisch nachgewiesenes, chemisch noch unbekanntes Blühhormon, das die Blütenbildung in Pflanzen anregt (Bot.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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