cypsela definition

  • noun:
    • An achene fruit produced from a substandard ovary, characteristic of flowers when you look at the composite family.
    • An achene formed from a double ovary, especially in plants of household Compositae
    • A one-seeded, one-celled, indehiscent fresh fruit; an achene with the calyx tube adherent.
    • In botany, an achene with an adnate calyx, like in the CompositÅ“.
    • An achene fruit produced by a substandard ovary, characteristic of flowers in composite family members.
    • An achene formed from a double ovary, especially in flowers associated with household Compositae
    • A one-seeded, one-celled, indehiscent good fresh fruit; an achene utilizing the calyx pipe adherent.
    • In botany, an achene with an adnate calyx, as with the CompositÅ“.
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