HyperDic: flower_head

English > 1 sense of the expression flower head:
NOUNplantflower heada shortened compact cluster of flowers so arranged that the whole gives the effect of a single flower as in clover or members of the family Compositae
English > flower head: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningA shortened compact cluster of flowers so arranged that the whole gives the effect of a single flower as in clover or members of the family Compositae.
Partsray flower, ray floretsmall flower with a flat strap-shaped corolla usually occupying the peripheral rings of a composite flower
BroaderinflorescenceThe flowering part of a plant or arrangement of flowers on a stalk
Spanishcabezuela

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