Determinate inflorescence


Related to Determinate inflorescence: Indeterminate inflorescence
(Bot.) that in which the flowering commences with the terminal bud of a stem, which puts a limit to its growth; - also called centrifugal inflorescence.

See also: Determinate

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For those taxa such as Dipsacus (Dipsacaceae), the primary capitulum may have evolved from an elongate determinate inflorescence yielding an unusual anthesis pattern: bidirectional from a midline (Jurica, 1921).