In Ericaceæ too, the axile placenta has been seen ovuliferous at the base and prolonged above into a leafy branch.
Capsule 3–5-celled with axile placent, loculicidal or circumscissile, many-seeded.
In malformed flowers of Digitalis the change from axile to parietal placentation may often be seen.
Frond 7–11-nerved or more; rootlets several, with axile vascular tissue.
With two or more Cells and axile Placent, namely, with as many cells as there are carpels, that have united to compose the organ.
axile, aks′il, adj. lying in the axis of anything, as an embryo in the axis of a seed.
axile ax·ile (āk'sīl)