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Found Sepal 17 times.

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1. Accessory flower parts
sepal and petal organs found on flowers. The sepals and petals are not essential for pollination but may aid in attracting insects or other organisms.

2. Antisepalous
Inserted in front of the sepal s; opposite the sepals.

3. Asepalous
Without sepal s.

4. Calyx
The sepal s of one flower collectively.

5. Calyx-tube
A tube formed by fusion or cohesion of sepal s. Compare hypanthium .

6. Claw
A narrow, stalk-like basal portion of a petal, sepal or bract .

7. Estivation (aestivation)
In zoology, a dormant state involving vastly lowered metabolism which certain animals enter in order to survive hot weather. * In botany, refers to the arrangement of sepal s and petals or their lobes in an unexpanded flower bud. Compare vernation .

8. Gamosepalous
Having the sepal s united by their margins, at least at the base.

9. Hypogynous
Arising below the level of insertion of the ovary (often applied, loosely, to a flower in which the sepalS , petals and stamen s are inserted below the ovary ). Compare perigynous , epigynous .

10. Imperfect flower
A flower containing stamen and pistil organs required for pollination but lacking sepal s or petals or both of these organs.


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