pedicellate


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pedicellate

[pe′dis·ə‚lāt]
(biology)
Having a pedicel.
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Flowers pedicellate, bisexual, buds clavate; epicalyx orange; corolla 6-merous, 5-6 X0.
Geastrum minimum differs from other congeneric species in its arched basidiomata, strongly encrusted mycelial layer, pedicellate and densely pruinose endoperidium, and fibrillose and distinctly delimited peristome.
Similarities between flowers of Adenanthemum Conwentz and Itea include that the flowers are hermaphroditic, pedicellate, have a pentamerous and actinomorphic perianth with distinct whorls of sepals and petals, a valvate corolla, a haplostemonous androecium with antesepalous stamens, dorsifixed anthers with introrse dehiscence, a superior ovary (ovary position is variable in Itea), two fused styles, and a single, capitate stigma (Conwentz, 1886; Kubitzki, 2007a).
The complex is considered to be a natural group of alohexaploid species (2n = 6x = 60), in which anther size and the number of pollen grains in the fertile sessile spikelets are strongly reduced compared with those of pedicellate spikelets.
Flowers opening during the day, spreading at ca 15[degrees] from the axis at anthesis, 2-4 mm pedicellate and polystichously arranged; sepals elliptic, acute, 10 mm long, the adaxial pair 2-3 mm connate and carinate, the keels extending into the pedicel; corolla spreading distally; petals 16-18 mm long, white, naked, conglutinated for ca 2/3 of their length.
It is a distinct species easily recognized by its slender, pedicellate flowers and nectaries with broad, flattened stipes.
A rame is defined as an inflorescence branch that bears repeating pairs of sessile and pedicellate spikelets (Allred, 1982).
The fruits are pedicellate, and the pedicel may disperse with the fruit.
Flowers 23 -28 mm long, opening during the day, 1-2 mm pedicellate.
These authors found that the anther size and number of pollen grains in fertile sessile spikelets was strongly reduced compared to those of pedicellate spikelets.
5 cm wide; inflorescence of many fascicled flowers, appearing umbellate; flowers pedicellate, the pedicel 2-7 cm long, glabrous; calyx 2.