NCBG North Carolina Botanical Garden

One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them

Botanical Glossary

or or show all terms

Axile

Attachment of ovules at or near the center of a compound ovary which has more than one inner compartment (multilocular), the ovules located on the inner angle formed by the interior partitions (septa). (Compare with free-central placentation.)

Scope: Placentation
Type: type
URL: http://www.ibiblio.org/openkey/searchform2.php
Reference: modified from Z pp. 359-60

Go back