raceme

[ rey-seem, ruh- ]SEE DEFINITION OF raceme

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This form of inflorescence is known technically as a “raceme.”

Spike, an inflorescence like a raceme, only the flowers are sessile, 74.

Now this plant produces several flowers on a raceme and many racemes during a season.

The leaves of this plant are linear and channelled, and the drooping flowers form a raceme of from six to twelve blooms.

In this specimen a raceme of small flowers was included within the enlarged pericarp of a species of Anchusa.

Diagram of a simple cyme in which the axis lengthens, so as to take the form of a raceme.

Four large compound leaves, each consisting of five or seven leaflets, and a raceme of sixty-eight flowers, have Fig. 129.

Its raceme of white flowers and its black berries are also known to me; but alas, only in a garden.

For, as a rule, the nearer the flower to the tip of the raceme in the pear, the shorter the stem on the fruit.

A raceme of flowers, much longer than the leaves, arises from several of the nodes.

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cone

nouncircular-shaped object with pointed end
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