Sentence Examples


  • A, Fertile shoot, springing B, C, Sporophylls bearing sporangia, from the rhizome, which which in C have opened.
  • Plants growing from a rhizome; fruit a berry.
  • IroXur, many, and r6&ov, a little foot, on account of the foot-like appearance of the rhizome and its branches.
  • The plants are generally perennial herbs growing from a bulb or rhizome, sometimes shrubby as in butcher's broom (Ruscus) or tree-like as in species of Dracaena, Yucca or Aloe.
  • The plants have a short rhizome and narrow or lanceolate basal leaves; and they are characterized by the ovary being often half-inferior.