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raceme

an inflorescence in which the flowers are borne along the main stem, with the oldest flowers at the base. It can be simple, as in the foxglove, or compound (see panicle)

Raceme

 

an inflorescence, with an elongated unbranched main axis and flowers that grow acropetally. The flowers are borne on stalks at the bases of which are enveloping bracts, which are sometimes not developed (for example, in the family Cruciferae). Racemes are characteristic of the European bird cherry, lily-of-the-the valley, peas, narrow-leaved lupine, turnip, radish, and other Cruciferae.

raceme

[rā′sēm]
(botany)
An inflorescence on which flowers are borne on stalks of equal length on an unbranched main stalk that continues to grow during flowering.
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2014), in their study on yield and correlations in intercropped castor bean, found a significant positive correlation between bean yield and raceme length, number of fruits per raceme, and number of racemes per plant.
Number of racemes per square meter: A decrease with increase in concentration from 0.
Inflorescences in racemes or spikes of triads or dyads, bracteates, axillary or terminal.
16 Racemes were randomly selected before the flowers opened, and then were marked and covered with gauze bags (2 mm mesh size) to exclude pollinators in the field and prevent invasion of other undesirable pollen grains.
Those with smaller racemes are effective on low terraced walls.
Racemes sessile and Racemes pedunculate densely flowered and laxly flowered Raceme length (mm) 30.
bracteata were randomly selected for study and each were counted for ramets, racemes, flowers, inflated pods, and seeds matured, date of onset of flowering, and flowering duration.
Yield, plant height, numbers of pods per plant, pod length, number of racemes and oil contents were also non-significantly different among all the treatments.
Genista maderensis has long racemes of fragrant yellow flowers but is tender so best as a conservatory or patio plant, overwintered under glass.
filipes are presented on erect racemes easily accessible for mechanical seed harvest by combine.
Fruits indehiscent; plants perennial, rhizomatous; fruiting racemes hardly elongated 3 2.
What is striking in this carpet is its field design that shows animals, real and mythical, leaping to fight and pursue one another against a background network of scrolling vines connecting racemes, leaves, palmettes, and rosettes in a repeat pattern.