Glossary: hypanthium

Definition:

a cup-like or tubular structure formed above the base of the ovary with the stamens and perianth parts inserted on the rim.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, 2008-23

Hyde, M.A. (2023). UK Flora: Glossary details: hypanthium.
https://www.ukflora.info/speciesdata/glossary-display.php?glossary_id=358, retrieved 8 February 2023

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