Catalogue of Plants in the Botanical Garden, Bangalore, and Its Vicinity

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Mysore Government Central Press, 1891 - Botanical gardens - 239 pages

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Page 25 - Grewia is well represented in the reserved jungle of Mysore, where some of the climbing species form dense thickets for the preservation of wild animals. The jute plant, CorcJtorus capsulons, is only found rarely in local cultivation.
Page 170 - Mysore, and it is often remarked by the people that they have ,no flowers. This mistake arises from the latter being concealed within the fleshy receptacle, which is popularly known from the beginning as the fruit.
Page 142 - The one under notice has an entire, superior, and usually 4-celled ovary, with terminal style. The ovules are not attached by a hooked process, and the fruit is rarely capsular, being mostly a drupe or berry.
Page 92 - The capitate inflorescence, г. e., the gathering into a single dense head of many individual florets, so that the whole might be mistaken for a single large flower.

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