flosculus

flosculus

[′fläs·kyə·ləs]
(botany)
A floret.
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The very best versions were written out in a folio-sized leather-bound volume called 'Flosculus', and thus kept for posterity--and in that book were collected the efforts of many a future professor, diplomat or politician.
1641) are a mystery to us, but the title page of the present Flosculus vernalis (Aschaffenburg: author, Balthasar Lipp, 1621) points to his origins in the Hapsburg province of Carniola ("authore Gabriele Plautzio Carniolo").