Definition of racemose in English:
1(Of a flower cluster) taking the form of a raceme.
- This group is morphologically characterized by boat-shaped extrafloral nectar cups and a long inflorescence axis exhibiting a more racemose arrangement of the flowers.
- Inflorescences are terminal or axillary, and are usually cymose, but less often racemose, capitate, clustered or spicate; the flowers are seldom solitary.
- Bracts are initiated acropetally on the racemose inflorescence, or below the terminal flower.
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