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Comparative micromorphological and phytochemical studies on the roots of three Viburnum (Caprifoliaceae) species

  title={Comparative micromorphological and phytochemical studies on the roots of three Viburnum (Caprifoliaceae) species},
  author={K. Prabhu and P. Karar and S. Hemalatha and K. Ponnudurai},
  journal={Turkish Journal of Botany},
  • K. Prabhu, P. Karar, +1 author K. Ponnudurai
  • Published 2011
  • Biology
  • Turkish Journal of Botany
  • In this study, the roots of Viburnum punctatum Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don, Viburnum coriaceum Blume, and Viburnum erubescens Wall. ex DC. were collected from the Nilgiri and Coimbatore hills in Tamil Nadu, India. Transverse sections of plant roots were prepared with the aid of a rotary microtome. The sections, each at a thickness of 10 µm, were stained and fixed in Canada balsam and the morphoanatomical features of each specimen were noted. The specimens were powdered using a mechanical grinder and… CONTINUE READING
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