polystichous


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po·lys·ti·chous

(pə-lĭs′tĭ-kəs)
adj.
Arranged in two or more rows.
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2 cm in diameter; floral bracts white, linear, acuminate, membranaceous, 4-8 mm x 1 mm, entire; flowers polystichous, ascendent to divaricate, numerous, densely disposed, actinomorphic, pedicellate, the pedicels 2.
polystichous arranged flowers) and concealed by comparatively large thin-textured primary bracts (vs.
albo-lutea always maintains a completely polystichous inflorescence (where in P.