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  • A stamen is opposite each sepal, and in the centre of the flower is the rudiment of a pistil.
  • 35), one sepal is next the axis, and is called superior or posterior; another is next the bract, and is inferior or anterior, and the other two are lateral; and certain terms are used to indicate that position.
  • The vascular bundles sometimes form a prominent rib, which indicates the middle of the sepal; at other times they form several ribs.
  • The phylogeny of the various floral leaves, for instance, was generally traced as follows: foliage-leaf, bract, sepal, petal, stamen and carpel (sporophylls)in accordance with what Goethe termed ascending metamorphosis.
  • In Pelargonium the flower is zygomorphic with a spurred posterior sepal and the petals differing in size or shape.
 

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