flower cluster

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Noun1.flower cluster - an inflorescence consisting of a cluster of flowersflower cluster - an inflorescence consisting of a cluster of flowers
inflorescence - the flowering part of a plant or arrangement of flowers on a stalk
raceme - usually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first
thyrse, thyrsus - a dense flower cluster (as of the lilac or horse chestnut) in which the main axis is racemose and the branches are cymose
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Many fruit and flower clusters, human heads and grim projecting lions' heads are still as perfect in every detail as if they were new.
Fruit set was obtained from the following formula: number of fruit per tree/number of flower clusters per tree, and expressed as number of fruit per flower cluster.
Problem awareness: This step allowed us to understand the features of the flower cluster and its competitiveness factors.
Responses of flowering traits of tomato to the different soil application of the NPK starter solutions showed that there were some significant differences in the number of leaves below the first flower cluster (earliness) and number of flowers per cluster of tomato plants by soil application of starter solutions (Table 2).
The Lake Naivsha Cut Flower Cluster in Kenya, Lake Victoria Fishing Cluster in Uganda, and The Wine Cluster in South Africa are examples of Natural resource-based clusters.
Wallis piles on the glam with this striking flower cluster ring.
4TO get a good crop of apples this autumn, thin the fruit to one small apple per flower cluster.
This year's abundance of grapes, which Hudson predicts will produce some outstanding wines, was determined back in June of 1996, when flower cluster primordial development occurred under perfect soil conditions.
The flower cluster is one of the most complete ever found in amber and appeared at a time when many of the flowering plants were still quite small.
Also taken was a ladies' 18 carat gold bracelet, which features a charm in the shape of a swastika, and a garnet ring with a flower cluster.
Must-haves: Cream and pink flower cluster ring, pounds 4.
When trap catch numbers peak for the first time, search for eggs on flower cluster stems.