papilionaceous


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papilionaceous

butterfly-like, as are the flowers of sweet-pea, broom etc.
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6) The two anterior united petals of a papilionaceous flower.
On the agency of bees in the fertilization of papilionaceous flowers, and on the crossing of kidney beans.
When harvesting pollen from the papilionaceous flowers of the Leguminosae, T.