Natural fumigation as a mechanism for volatile transport between flower organs

May 17th, 2019 by Benoît Boachon

Nature Chemical Biology, Published online: 17 May 2019; doi:10.1038/s41589-019-0287-5

Bioactive sesquiterpenes accumulating in petunia stigmas are synthesized in the floral tube and then transported to the pistil via natural fumigation within the internal airspace of the developing flower.
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