I could not perceive that they were plumose, as in many other genera.
In certain breeds of the pigeon and fowl the feathers are plumose, with some tendency in the shafts to be naked.
Achenes numerous in a head, bearing the persistent styles as naked, hairy, or plumose tails.
The pistil consists of an ovary and two styles ending in plumose stigmas.
Achenes 10-ribbed; pappus of rather rigid bristles, not plumose.
Ovary is glabrous with two styles ending in plumose stigmas.
Even the plumose antenn of male gnats may in some respects thus be acted upon.
All the spines are of excessive tenuity and sharpness; they are straight, long, and not plumose.
Styles are short, with plumose stigmas and laterally exserted.
In the seedling of the simple-leaved acacias, and sometimes for a considerable time in the young tree, the leaves are all plumose.