Related formsa·pet·a·lous·ness, a·pet·a·ly, noun
Examples from the Web for apetalous
I desire now to call attention to chemical groups under the apetalous plants having simplicity of floral elements.
Apetalous flowers occur in various Orders, as noted under the subdivisions.
Apetalous Trees or Shrubs, having their flowers destitute of corolla; as the box.Lives of Eminent Zoologists, from Aristotle to Linnus|William MacGillivray
Stackhousia juncea, according to Clarke, has mixed with its perfect flowers a number of apetalous blossoms destitute of anthers.Vegetable Teratology|Maxwell T. Masters
Salicornia, sal-i-kor′ni-a, n. a genus of apetalous plants—the glass-wort, marsh-samphire.