noun, Botany. 1. an inflorescence consisting of a dense cluster of small, stalkless flowers; capitulum. noun 1. an inflorescence in which stalkless florets are crowded together at the tip of the stem flower head
[flou-er-ing] /ˈflaʊ ər ɪŋ/ adjective 1. bearing . [flou-er] /ˈflaʊ ər/ noun 1. the blossom of a plant. 2. Botany. 3. a plant, considered with reference to its blossom or cultivated for its floral beauty. 4. state of efflorescence or bloom: Peonies were in flower. 5. an ornament representing a flower. 6. Also called fleuron, […]
- Flowering currant
noun 1. an ornamental shrub, Ribes sanguineum, growing to 2 to 3 metres (6 to 9ft) in height, with red, crimson, yellow, or white flowers: family Saxifragaceae
noun 1. a North American dogwood tree, Cornus florida, having small greenish flowers in the spring, surrounded by white or pink bracts that resemble petals: the state flower and the state tree of Virginia.