calyx

calyx (kāˈlĭks) [key]: see sepal.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on calyx from Fact Monster:

  • sepal - sepal sepal, a modified leaf, part of the outermost of the four groups of flower parts. The sepals ...
  • pulse, in botany - pulse pulse, in botany, common name for members of the Fabaceae (Leguminosae), a large plant ...
  • clove - clove clove, name for a small evergreen tree (Syzygium aromaticum or Eugenia caryophyllata) of the ...
  • flower - flower flower, name for the specialized part of a plant containing the reproductive organs, applied ...
  • Encyclopedia: Botany: General - Encyclopeadia articles concerning Botany: General.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Botany: General