Glossary: panicle

Definition:

  1. a compound raceme or cyme, the primary branches being themselves branched;
  2. (in the Cyperaceae) an inflorescence in which the culm has leaves spread along it and flowering branches arise from the axils of upper leaves or bracts.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Botswana: Glossary details: panicle.
http://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/glossary-display.php?glossary_id=499, retrieved 14 December 2017

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