Basset hounds are long and crooked-legged dogs, with pendulous ears.
(b) Filaments showing slow pendulous and creeping movements, and with no distinct sheath: - Beggiatoa (Tre y .), with sulphur particles.
The flowers are borne in long pendulous racemes, and the two wings of the fruit are ascending.
The mass of styles from the whole spike is pendulous from the summit of the sheaths, as in fig.
Pendulous ears, out-turned feet and generally black-and-tan coloration.
The colour is generally black-and-tan or brownish, the body is extremely long and cylindrical; the ears are large and pendulous, the legs broad, thick and twisted, with everted paws..
Several genera afford ornamental plants; such are Lonicera, erect shrubs or twiners with long-tubed white, yellow or red flowers; Symphoricarpus, a North American shrub, with small whitish pendulous flowers and white berries; Diervilla (also known as Weigelia), and Viburnum, including V.
They are shrubs or low trees with evergreen or nearly evergreen opposite entire leaves, and dense clusters of small, white, tubular four-parted flowers, enclosing two stamens and succeeded by small, globular, usually black berries, each with a single pendulous seed.
Mastiffs are powerful, heavily built dogs, with short muzzles, frequently protruding lower jaws, skulls raised above the eyes, ears erect or pendulous, pendulous upper lips, short coats and thin tails.
The pendulous lip of the bulldog.
The pendulous lips of the bloodhound and other breeds.
Auratum; or assuming a pendulous habit, with the tips strongly reflexed, e.g.
The Kashmir, or rather Tibet, goat has a delicate head, with semi-pendulous ears, which are both long and wide.
The Nepal goat appears to be a variety of the Nubian breed, having the same arched facial line, pendulous ears and long legs.
Europaea) is, when grown in perfection, a stately tree with tall erect trunk, gradually tapering from root to summit, and horizontal branches springing at irregular intervals from the stem, and in old trees often becoming more or less drooping, but rising again towards the extremities; the branchlets or side shoots, very slender and pendulous, are pretty thickly studded with the spurs each bearing a fascicle of thirty or more narrow linear leaves, of a peculiar bright light green when they first appear in the spring, but becoming of a deeper hue when mature.
Europaea; the more pendulous forms of L.
There are five, or sometimes fewer, carpels, which unite to form an ovary with as many chambers, in each of which are one or two, rarely more, pendulous anatropous ovules, attached to the central column in such a way that the micropyle points outwards and the raphe is turned towards the placenta.
The flowers, which appear in March and April, are borne on pendulous hairy catkins, 2 -3 in.
The chief character is the magnificent head, narrow and dome-like between the huge pendulous ears, and with transverse puckers on the forehead and between the eyes.
The woods of algarrobo are used for pasture, cattle and horses enjoying the pendulous yellow pods.
'SNOWDROP,' Galanthus nivalis, the best known representative of a small genus of the order Amaryllidaceae, all the species of which have bulbs, linear leaves and erect flower-stalks, destitute of leaves but bearing at the top a solitary pendulous bell-shaped flower.
Cruentum latifolium, and three with pendulous flowers, apparently forms of the martagon lily.
The small pendulous bellshaped flowers contain no honey but are visited by bees for the pollen.
The bark is dark bluish-grey, smoother than in the red larch, on the trunk and lower boughs often glossy; the branches are more or less pendulous and very slender.
Ripe pendulous fruit opening.
The same characters will distinguish grasses from the other glumiferous orders, Restiaceae, and Eriocaulonaceae, which are besides further removed by their capsular fruit and pendulous ovules.
The stout cylindrical male catkins are pendulous, reddish in colour and 2 to 4 in.
Pendulous epiphytes occur in the latter genus.
It may hang from an apicilar placenta at the summit of the ovary, its apex being directed downwards, and is inverted or pendulous, as in Hippuris vulgaris; or from a parietal placenta near the summit, and then is suspended, as in Daphne Mezereum, Polygalaceae and Euphorbiaceae.
Both breeds were large and heavy, with pendulous ears and thick throats with dewlaps.
Dewlap. Pendulous skin under the throat.
- Catkin of Male ing pendulous anthers and pro Flowers of Hazel.
The flowers, which appear in early summer, are in pendulous, slender yellowish catkins, which bear a number of staminate flowers with a few pistillate flowers at the base.
A pendulous or weeping habit is assumed by some conifers, e.g.
The calyx, petals and stamens spring from above the ovary (o) in which two chambers are shown each with a pendulous ovule; d, disc between the stamens and stigmas.
In Cycas the altered leaf, upon the margin of which the ovule is produced, and the peltate scales, from which they are pendulous in Zamia, are regarded by all botanists as carpellary leaves.