floral cup


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floral cup

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Noun1.floral cup - the cuplike or ringlike or tubular structure of a flower which bears the sepals and stamens and calyx (as in Rosaceae)
plant organ - a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus
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It is hypothesised that yeasts colonise the floral cup and ferment the sugars in the nectar to produce the ethanol (Birtchnell and Gibson 2008).
Carolyn Donnelly Eclectic floral cup and saucer, PS10, Dunnes Stores Aclassic use of heather - with deeper purples, pinks and a hint of jade and grey mixed with florals in an old English setting.
Stamen primordia became visible between 4 and 24 August and by the end of August, pistil primordia initiated within the floral cup (Engin and Unal, 2007).