cymose


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cymose

[′sī‚mōs]
(botany)
Of, pertaining to, or resembling a cyme.
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Inflorescences axillary, 5-25 mm x 8-13 mm, cymose, glomerules secund, on shoots to 3.5 cm long, 0.8 mm wide; primary cyme with four bracts subtending flower pair.
Description: Small star-shaped flowers at the tips of cymose or paniculate branching stems.
lb); (2) trophotagma enrichment axis with a paniculate branching pattern (branches generated from the leaf axillary buds); (3) enrichment axis with a cymose branching pattern (branches generated from the axillary buds of the prophyll, Fig.
Whereas long shoots are indeterminate, each short shoot terminates in a cymose inflorescence (Fig.
axes distichously arranged in one plan; elongated spatulate leaves with attenuated Taxonomic Epithet Key morphological rank characters base, cryptostomata thin to large, mostly aligned on each side of the midrib, and dentate margins; vesicles supported by a long pedicel, spherical to obovoid, smooth or with a short mutro, a foliar appendage or crown, or differentiated into phyllocysts; receptacles mostly bisexual, with serrate margins and arranged in dense cymose glomerules.
Amaranthaceae are characterized by having solitary flowers, cymose or variously compound (modified cymose) inflorescences, often subtended by bracts or bracteoles (Cronquist, 1981; Kadereit et al., 2003).
If the enrichment axes do branch, either a paniculate branching pattern (branches generated from the leaf axillary buds), or a cymose branching pattern (branches generated from the axillary buds of the prophyll) may occur.
Capitulescences monocephalous or lateral and cymose of three to seven heads; capitula short-pedunculate, homogamous, bilabiate, two- to six-flowered; receptacle epaleate; involucre multiseriate, cylindrical, phyllaries woolly.
Capitulescences monocephalous or cymose; capitula sessile to pedunculate, peduncles sometimes with leaf-like bracts, homogamous, bilabiate, six- to many-flowered; receptacle epaleate; involucre multiseriate, campanulate to hemispherical, phyllaries graduate.
Capitulescences cymose, two- to nine-headed, subterminal to lateral, rarely monocephalous; capitula pedunculate, homogamous, bilabiate, two- to five-flowered; receptacle epaleate; involucre multiseriate, cylindrical, phyllaries glabrous.