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Grass

A slang term for $10 in Hong Kong. Bowl and stripe are equivalent terms. See also: Hong Kong dollar.
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Multiple shoot induction: Grass pea binodal stem explant behaved variably on MS medium containing ten different combinations of TDZ (0.25 - 2.0 mg/L) with or without NAA (0.25 mg/L).
The present study suggested that paper bridge water culture was better for grass pea seeds germination with no contamination in agreement with Barpete et al.
If we compare this study (using phytagel with previous study by Barik et al., (2004) who used agar -, the possibility of increasing grass pea shoot regeneration competence to approximately four folds is very visible.
The results clearly demonstrate importance of IBA in rooting of grass pea. The present study showed 83.33% rooting on 1/2 x MS medium containing 0.25 mg/L IBA that was optimum concentration for rooting.
Flavonoid-deficient mutants in grass pea (Lathyrus sativus L.): Genetic control, linkage relationships, and mapping with aconitase and S nitrosoglutathione reductase isozyme loci.
Meiotic consequences of selfing in grass pea (Lathyrus sativus L.) autotetraploids in the advanced generations: Cytogenetics of chromosomal rearrangement and detection of aneuploids.
Scientists speculate that in the grass pea, this toxin probably confers resistance to pests or climatic extremes.
Even with what he perceives as the grass pea's great prospects for western rangelands, he concedes that convincing North American growers to try it will probably prove a tough sell.
Still, Brown maintains, expanding the grass pea's range would only buy a little extra time.
ODAP concentrations tend to naturally hover between 1 and 2 percent by weight in most grass peas, notes Campbell, now with Kade Research in Morden.