Glossary Tip - Cyme: A nice feature-----the garden glossary

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Glossary Tip - Cyme

By woofie
June 29, 2012

Cyme: A usually flat-topped or convex flower cluster (inflorescence) in which the primary stem and each side branch end in a flower that opens before the flowers below or to the side of it (determinate). Annual Baby's Breath (Gypsophila muralis) and tomatoes have cymes.

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Name: Caroline Scott
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Jun 29, 2012 7:37 AM CST
This is a good idea---to have a gardeners glossary on line.
Thank you for doing it, Woofie!
I especially like the examples that you give,-
so we can associate the terms with our own plants.
Name: woofie
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Thanks! It's a fun learning experience for me, too. Smiling
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