Sentence Examples


  • The circular aestivation is generally associated with a regular calyx and corolla, while the spiral aestivations are connected with irregular as well as with regular forms.
  • Those forms of aestivation are such as occur in cyclic flowers, and they are included under circular aestivation.
  • This aestivation is imbricate.
  • - Diagram to illustrate reduplicative or reduplicate aestivation, in which the parts of the whorl are slightly turned outwards at the edges.
  • - Diagram to illustrate contorted or twisted aestivation, in which the parts of the whorl are overlapped by each other in turn, and are twisted on their axis.