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A Manual of Botany, for the Northern and Middle States of America ...
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1-celled 1-flowered 1-seeded 2-valved 5-cleft 5-leaved 5-lobed 5-parted acuminate acute alternate anthers apex awned axillary base bell-form beneath berry bracts branches branchlets calyx capsule cauline ciliate coloured compressed cordate corol corymbed crenate culm cylindric disk divisions downy egret elongated entire Exotic feet high few-flowered filaments filiform flat fleshy florets flowers flowers—calyx frond fruit germ glabrous globose glumes hairy hirsute hispid imbricate inches involucre lance-linear lance-oblong lance-ovate leafets leafy leaves lanceolate leaves oblong leaves ovate legume linear lobes long many-flowered many-seeded margin membranaceous mucronate naked number obovate obtuse ORDER oval panicle pedicels peduncles peristome petals petioles pileus pilose pinnate pinnatifid pistillate plant pubescent racemes ramose receptacles roundish scabrous scales scape seeds serrate sessile sheaths short silicle simple smooth solitary species spikelets spikes spreading stamens stem erect stigma stipe stipules strait striate style sub-sessile subulate teeth terete terminal ternate toothed trees trunks umbels upper valves villose white whorled