Anther-lobes sentence example
- That portion of the filament in contact with the anther-lobes is termed the connective.
- The anther-lobes are united to the connective, which is either continuous with the filament or articulated with it.
- When the filament is continuous with the connective, and is prolonged so that the anther-lobes appear to be united to it throughout their whole length, and lie in apposition to it and on both sides of it, the anther is said to be adnate or adherent; when the filament ends at the base of the anther, then the latter is innate or erect.
- In Stachys the connective is expanded laterally, so as to unite the bases of the anther-lobes and bring them into a horizontal line.
- Sometimes, as in Canna, one of the anther-lobes becomes abortive, and a petaloid appendage is produced.Advertisement