NCBG North Carolina Botanical Garden

Botanical Glossary

or or show all terms

Search Results

<< previous 1 ... 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 ... 185 next >> 
1,845 Results:   10 25  50  100 per page

termdefinitionimage
UPLUpland.
UrceolateUrn-shapedg-urceolate.png
UrentWith erect, usually long trichomes that produce irritation when touched.g-urent.png
UtricleA more or less small, dry fruit that does not split open at maturity (indehiscent), with a thin blad...g-utricle.png
Vallecular CanalA canal beneath a stem groove
ValvateWith scales (usually two) meeting by the edges without overlapping. (Compare with imbricate.)g-valvate.png
ValvularDehiscing through a pore covered by a flap of tissue. Valvular or Septifragal Capsule - One with val...g-valvular.png
Variably serotinousHaving some cones that open when the seeds ripen and others that remain closed long after the seeds ...
VariegatedThe color disposed in various irregular, sinuous, spaces.
Vascular bundleA strand of conducting tissues and associated cells within a stem or connected structure.
termdefinitionimage
<< previous 1 ... 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 ... 185 next >> 
1,845 Results:   10 25  50  100 per page