• synonyms

flower cluster

  1. See inflorescence.
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Historical Examples of flower cluster

  • Only a small part of the flower-cluster is given in the picture.

    Field Book of Western Wild Flowers

    Margaret Armstrong

  • A peduncle on which a flower-cluster is raised is a Common peduncle.

  • Peduncle, a flower-stalk, whether of a single flower or of a flower-cluster, 73.

  • Where would you look to see if the flower-cluster had left any mark?

  • A flower-cluster in which the flowers are borne along the flower-stalk on pedicels of nearly equal length.