Sentence Examples

  • Anthericum and Chlorophytum, herbs with radical often grass-like leaves and scapes bearing a more or less branched inflorescence of small generally white flowers, are widely spread in the tropics.
  • The leaves and flower-scapes spring from an underground creeping stem.
  • Long and about an inch wide, closely arranged in two rows as in the true Flag (Iris); the tall, flowering stems (scapes), which very much resemble the leaves, bear an apparently lateral, blunt, tapering spike of densely packed, very small flowers.

How would you define scapes? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus

Also Mentioned In