flower petal


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Noun1.flower petal - part of the perianth that is usually brightly coloredflower petal - part of the perianth that is usually brightly colored
floral leaf - a modified leaf that is part of a flower
corolla - (botany) the whorl of petals of a flower that collectively form an inner floral envelope or layer of the perianth; "we cultivate the flower for its corolla"
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Interestingly, it was found that when the flower petal contains lower anthocyanin content, the total chlorophyll content exhibited a higher value relatively.
The famous Swedish taxonomist Carl Linnaeus gave the plant the genus name "trillium" (from the Latin prefix "tri," meaning three) because it has three of each of the following: leaf, sepal, flower petal, cells of the ovary, and ribs of the berries.
The petals from the flowers will be harvested and used in the natural confetti Mr Hudson produces through his firm, Real Flower Petal Confetti Company.
Seeking answers to this puzzle, Yoshida and her colleagues inserted a glass capillary electrode into a single pigment cell of a flower petal from the morning glory, which gradually changes from purplish-red to sky blue as it opens each morning, despite the fact that only one type of pigment molecule--heavenly blue anthocyanin--is present.
Great HD quality captivates viewers who will experience the difference that comes with Pioneer's best-in-class products as they hear the roar of the crowd and see each individual flower petal on the parade floats," said Russ Johnston, senior vice president of marketing and product planning for home entertainment at Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc.
And after the tree blossoms there comes the Annual Flower Petal Festival.
Yoshida's team inserted a pH-sensitive glass capillary electrode into a flower petal cell of the morning glory, Ipomoea tricolor.
Fireblight enters the tree by way of the flower petal nectaries and is spread by pruning shears.
Through its unique, patented embossing technology, Speaking Roses can print messages directly on flowers while preserving the integrity of the flower petal.
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The steel-framed porte cochere is shaped like a giant flower petal representative of the forces of nature.
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