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1-celled 1-flowered 2-valved 3-lobed 3-nerved 3-sided 5-cleft 5-leaved 5-parted 5-toothed acuminate acute anthers apex awned axillary base bell-form beneath berry bracts branches calyx capsule cauline ciliate coloured compressed cordate corol corymbed culm cylindric divisions egret elongated entire Erotic few-flowered filaments filiform fleshy florets flowers flowers—calyx frond fruit germ glabrous globose glumes hairy hirsute hispid imbricate involucre lance-oblong lance-ovate leafets leaves lance-linear leaves lanceolate leaves linear leaves ovate leaves ternate legumes lobes many-flowered many-seeded margin membranaceous mucronate naked nectary nerved oblong-ovate obovate obtuse oval panicle pedicels peduncles peristome petals petioles pileus pilose pinnate pinnatifid pistillate pistillate spikes plants pubescent racemes radical leaves receptacle roundish scabrous scales scape seeds serrate sessile short shorter silicle slender smooth solitary Southern spikelets spreading stamens staminate spike stem erect stem simple stigma stipe stipules style sub-sessile subulate teeth terete terminal ternate toothed umbels upper valves villose
Page 278 - M. £.) leaves and sheaths elongated: strobiles ovate-conic, rounded at the base, sub-solitary, about half as long as the leaves; scales dilated in the middle, unarmed.
Page 182 - If.) spur shorter than the germ ; lip entire, linear, with the base dilated of the length of the spur; bracts of the length of the flower On mountains the flowers are green, in the meadows white.
Page 19 - LIL"IUM. Corolla liliaceous, inferior, 6 petalled ; petals with a longitudinal line from the middle to the base; stamens shorter than the style; stigma undivided ; capsule sub-triangular, with the valves connected by hairs crossing as in a sieve. (lily.) ERrTHRo'wuM.
Page 36 - Calyx 5-leaved or deeply 5-parted ; the two lower divisions remote; corolla personate or ringenl, spurred or with a prominent base; the throat closed with a prominent palate ; capsule ovate, 2-valved, dehiscent at the apex, with reflexed teeth, (snap-dragon, toad flax.) GERAR"DIA.
Page 381 - During the whole of this period no pains have been spared to make it as perfect as possible.
Page 41 - MEDICA'GO. Keel of the corolla deflected from the standard; legume compressed, spiral, (lucerne clover.) * COLU'TF.A. Calyx 5-clefl with the keel obtuse; style bearded on its back through its whole length ; legume inflated, opening on the upper suture at the base, (bladder senna, bush locust.) Ex.