Origin of awl-shaped
Examples from the Web for awl-shaped
Receptacle narrow, with an awl-shaped prolongation in centre.
It is called 'echalotte' and has awl-shaped, hollow leaves, and purplish-yellow flowers, and very agreeable roots.The Old Market-Cart|Mrs. F. B. Smith
Petioles long with two awl-shaped stipules at the base, and a large violet spot in the axil.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines|T. H. Pardo de Tavera
The genus is characterized by awl-shaped spines which are distant at the base.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard
Styles 3, awl-shaped, diverging, tipped with simple stigmas.