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Related to flower bud: leaf bud
A bud that will develop into a flower.
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|Noun||1.||flower bud - a bud from which only a flower or flowers develop|
aestivation, estivation - (botany) the arrangement of sepals and petals in a flower bud before it opens
clove - aromatic flower bud of a clove tree; yields a spice
bud - a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals