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Definition of inflorescence

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Definition as written by Linnea:

Often, flowers are grouped in variously arranged clusters called inflorescences, which may be indeterminate (youngest flowers on the end or center, oldest flowers are below or outside), or determinate (oldest flower at the end, youngest flowers below).

Definition as written by talinum:

Arrangement of flowers on a plant; flowering part of a plant; or the flowering habit of a plant.

Definition as written by debi_z:

the time and process of budding and unfolding of blossoms.

Definition as written by Magpye:

The flowering portion of a plant. The arrangement and mode of development of the flowers on the floral axis of a plant.


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