Sentence Examples

  • - Spadix of Arum niaculatum from which the greater part of the spathe has been cut away.
  • (Narcissus Tazetta) bursting from This gives the special charthe sheathing bract or spathe, b.
  • Long and the spathe single-flowered.
  • Lower part of spathe cut open.
  • The small flowers are densely crowded on thick fleshy spikes, which are associated with, and often more or less enveloped by, a large leaf (bract), the so-called spathe, which, as in cuckoo-pint, where it is green in colour, Richardia, where it is white, creamy or yellow, Anthurium, where it is a brilliant scarlet, is often the most striking feature of the plant.