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Observations on Cephalotus follicularis reproductive biology

John Brittnacher

Carniv. Pl. Newslett. 51(4):168-177
Published 28 October 2022

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Aspects of Cephalotus follicularis reproductive biology are documented to gain a better understanding of this enigmatic plant. Detailed observations of seed germination, seedling development, and vegetative reproduction provide a description of the uncommon events in the process.

Keywords: Cephalotus follicularis, flowers, seeds, seed germination, stolons

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John Brittnacher. 2022. Observations on Cephalotus follicularis reproductive biology. Carniv. Pl. Newslett. 51(4):168-177.

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