These serve as nectaries, s, the whorl of stamens inserted on the thalamus and surrounding the pistil.
The two nectaries are underneath and at the base of the cowl-shaped upper sepal which gives the plant its name.
Certain structures occur on the petals of some flowers, which received in former days the name of nectaries.
The Hunting Wasp takes her fill of honey drawn from the nectaries of the flowers, but feeds her little ones on game.
nectaries 5, united throughout their length with the receptacle, their bases curved like the sides of the fleur de lis.
This would tend to their respective perpetuation, and to the constant lengthening of nectaries and probosces.
The older botanists described these petals as nectaries, with crested claws.
Bees whether solitary or social enter flowers for the sake of the honey in their nectaries and the pollen on their anthers.
Honey is obtained by bees from the nectaries of flowers, which, it is well known, are constantly secreting a sweet thick fluid.
Above the nectaries is a 5-angled crown, the extremity of the receptacle; in each angle a black anther.