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The pistillate and staminate flowers grow almost exclusively on separate plants.Field and Woodland Plants|William S. Furneaux
Calyx mostly compressed; the staminate usually 3-parted, the pistillate 2-toothed.
The staminate and pistillate ones frequently grow on different trees, and always in separate clusters.American Forest Trees|Henry H. Gibson
Flowers minute, perfect or pistillate, solitary or 2–3 together in the axils.
Heads many-flowered, radiate, mostly flat or hemispherical; the narrow rays very numerous, pistillate.