Glossary beginning with T

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Term used for petals and sepals that are largely identical in morphology and color; characteristic of flowers of Amaryllidaceae.


The papery, thin, often brown outer scales of a tunicate bulb.

tunicate bulb

An underground perenniating plant organ composed of modified leaf bases and a basal plate.

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