Later, man thought of obtaining a generous dish with a thousand little sprays of the inflorescence.
"The Wonders of Instinct" by J. H. Fabre
I will hang up the inflorescence of a banana-plant.
"Filipino Popular Tales" by Dean S. Fansler
Such a branch-system is called an inflorescence.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
Prolonged inflorescence of fig 205 107.
"Vegetable Teratology" by Maxwell T. Masters
The flowers are aggregated together on distinct shoots constituting the inflorescence of grasses.
"A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses" by Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
The number of inflorescences borne by species is an important character in some cases.
"Manual of American Grape-Growing" by U. P. Hedrick
The lower branches of this inflorescence may be as much as 3.5 meters long, the upper shorter, the highest about one meter in length.
"Philippine Mats" by Hugo H. Miller
Inflorescence loose and open, 15-30 cm.
"The Plants of Michigan" by Henry Allan Gleason
POSITION AND ARRANGEMENT OF FLOWERS, OR INFLORESCENCE.
"The Elements of Botany" by Asa Gray
Tuba is the fresh or mildly fermented sap drawn from the inflorescence of the cocoanut.
"The Cocoanut" by William S. Lyon
These partial inflorescences are generally unisexual, the male often containing numerous flowers while the female flowers are solitary.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 8" by Various
Another destiny awaits them; and the hand of the reaper rudely checks their purple inflorescence.
"Osceola the Seminole" by Mayne Reid
Thus the flowers are arranged in groups, and frequently very complicated forms of inflorescence result.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 5" by Various
The male and female inflorescences have the form of simple or paniculate spikes.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 7" by Various
Following the inflorescence comes a beautiful and unique seed-vessel, curiously winged and angled, and of a delicate, papery texture when mature.
"The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits" by Mary Elizabeth Parsons
Leaves often lobed or divided, and the inflorescence frequently scorpioid.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray
The girls had large inflorescences of bushy hair which they swung about as they turned their heads and made me shudder.
"The Journal of a Disappointed Man" by Wilhelm Nero Pilate Barbellion
But, in fact, this beauty of the inflorescence of plants is only one phenomenon of a much larger class.
"The Contemporary Review, Volume 36, December 1879" by Various
End of branch of inflorescence, slightly enlarged.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 5" by Various
Staminate inflorescence, x 1/4.
"Michigan Trees" by Charles Herbert Otis