Stem Holding

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Inflorescence - General Characteristics - Metatopy
... at the axil of a bract, the location of the bract in relation to the stem holding the flower(s) is indicated by the use of different terms and may be a useful diagnostic ... where the flowers are on branched stalks the bracts are not connected to the stalks holding the flowers, but are adnate or attached to the main stem (Adnate describes the fusing ... placement of bracts include When the bract is attached to the stem holding the flower (the pedicel or peduncle), it is said to be recaulescent sometimes these ...

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