perigynous


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Related to perigynous: hypogynous

perigynous

(of flowers) having a flat or concave structure on which the sepals, petals and stamens are borne.
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Sahnianthus is a pedicellate, bisexual, tubular, perigynous, six to eight valvate-lobed flower ca.