.Vascular Plants of the Gorge at
Buttermilk Falls State Park (Ithaca, NY)
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B D F H L O P R S
     
     
  2-Ranked  
Achene
  Adventive  
Aerial
Alternate
  Anther  
Arching
Armed
Ascending
  Awn  
Axil
  Axis  
 
B
  Barb  
Basal
  Basally Oriented  
  Beak  
Bisexual
Bract

Bristle

  Bulblet  
C
  Canopy  
  Capsule  
  Clustered  
Colonial
  Compound  
Congested
  Convex  
Cordate
Corolla
 
D
Deciduous

Disc floret

  Discoid  
  Disturbed  
  Domed  
E
Elliptic
Erect
  Evergreen  
 
F
  Fertile  
Floret
Flower head
  Fruit  
Fused
G
  Glabrous  
Gland / Glandular
Glaucous
  Graminoid  
 
H
     
Heart-shaped
Herbaceous
     
I
 

In-lines

 
Inflorescence
Interrupted
  Invasive  
Involucre
 
L
Lance-linear
  Lance-shaped  
  Lanceolate  
  Leaf base  
  Leaflet  
  Legume  
  Liana  
  Ligule  
Linear
Lobe
  M
     
  Mesic  
 
N
Neuter / Neutral
Nodding
Node
  Notch  
 
O
Oblong
Often
Open
Opposite
Ovate
 
P
  Parallel-veined  
Peaked
Pedicel
  Peduncle  
  Perigynium  
Peripheral
Persistent
Petal
  Petiole  
Pistil / Pistillate
  Pollen  
Prickle
 
R
  Radiate  
  Ray / Ray Floret  

Recurved

Rhizome / Rhizomatous
Rosette
 
S
Scale / Scale-like
Sepal
  Sessile  
Sheath / Sheathing
  Simple  
Sinus
  Sometimes  
  Spike  
Spine
  Sporangium  
  Spore  
Spreading
  Stalk  
Staminate
Sterile
  Stipule  
Stolon
Subtend
  Symmetrical  
 
T
  Tepal  
Terminal
Tuft
Typically
U
  Unarmed  
  Understory  
Undivided
Unisexual
  Unlobed  
     
  Vine  
W
Whorled
  Winged  
 
 

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