calathiform

calathiform

[kə′lath·ə‚fȯrm]
(biology)
Cup-shaped, being almost hemispherical.
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It is obvious that the "herbaceous habit" also include nidiform, calathiform, rosulate, and scandent corms, but these forms are uncommon or not found in Blechnum.