Sentence Examples


  • The four sepals are arranged symmetrically, an outer median and an inner lateral pair.
  • From the upper rim of the receptacle are given off the five sepals, the five petals, and the very numerous stamens.
  • They are distinguished by having one of the five blue or yellow coloured sepals (the posterior one) in the form of a helmet; hence the English name monkshood.
  • There are five free sepals, overlapping in the bud, and, alternating with these, five free petals.
  • An outer whorl of five opposite the petals alternates with an inner whorl of five opposite the sepals; at the base of each of the antisepalous stamens is a honey-gland.