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Hawthorn-blossom in section; parts adnate to whole face of ovary, and with each other beyond; another grade of perigynous.
Perigynous, the petals and stamens borne on the calyx, 95, 99.
In Umbelliferæ the epigynous condition is changed for the perigynous, &c.Vegetable Teratology|Maxwell T. Masters
Perigynous, inserted on the calyx, that is, with the lower part of filament adnate to the calyx-tube.
Also, instead of a perigynous disk, there are usually little scales on the receptacle, one behind each carpel.