Sentence Examples


  • A stamen is opposite each sepal, and in the centre of the flower is the rudiment of a pistil.
  • The vascular bundles sometimes form a prominent rib, which indicates the middle of the sepal; at other times they form several ribs.
  • 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.
  • In Pelargonium the flower is zygomorphic with a spurred posterior sepal and the petals differing in size or shape.
  • K, Sepal; c, petal; a, stamens; g, pistil.