petaloideous definition

  • adjective:
    • Having some or all the perianth petaline.
    • Having the entire or the main perianth petaline.
  • others:
    • identical to petaloid; specifically, noting those monocotyledonous plants that have plants with components corresponding to petals and sepals, like lilies, orchids, etc., as distinguished regarding the one hand from those in that your plants are arranged on a spadix (spadiceous), and on others from those who work in that your protecting body organs of flowers are bracts (glumaceous). Compare spadiceous and glumaceous.
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