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racemes (plural noun)
- a flower cluster with the separate flowers attached by short equal stalks at equal distances along a central stem. The flowers at the base of the central stem develop first. Compare with cyme and spike.
Synonymscyme, spike, bunch, clump, collection, mass, knot, group, clutch, bundle,
"Racemes" Example Sentences
Meaning of: Firmiana Simplex
- deciduous tree widely grown in southern United States as an ornamental for its handsome maplelike foliage and long racemes of yellow-green flowers followed by curious leaflike pods ...
Types of Wisteria
Chinese wisteria (Wisteria sinensis) produces violet-blue flowers that grow in clusters, or racemes, 9 to 12 inches long. Unlike other varieties of wisteria, the Chinese wisteria's flowers burst ...
On Gardening: South African geophytes
They develop from small corms and, in the summer, produce racemes of flame-red flowers. Its small corms are easily separated, making them easy to propagate and potentially invasive, although they ...
Agronomics of Pennycress
Summer annuals and 2nd-year winter annuals develop a central stem and several side stems. The central stem and upper side stems terminate in erect racemes of small white flowers. Flowers are ...
Downy Mildew on Lima Bean
Scout fields in late summer/early fall when lima beans begin to flower. P. phaseoli often infects pods and racemes of lima bean; rarely does it infect leaves. The pathogen prefers young, actively ...
How Tall Does the Golden Chain Tree Normally Get?
The golden chain tree (Laburnum watereri) is named for the long, pendulus racemes of bright yellow flowers that form on it in spring and early summer, usually mid-May to June. The clusters of ...
Gardening offers and deals from Telegraph Garden Shop
racemes of up to seven, deep purple-pink blooms with crinkled lower lips appear above the pleated foliage for up to six weeks of colour. Buy three of each individual variety for £21, buy the ...
How to grow wisteria – and the best time to plant this firm favorite
Wisteria is the unrivalled queen of climbers, with its long racemes of flowers, born to dangle from a wall or hang through a pergola, filling the air with scent. But a queen can rule with an iron ...