verticillaster


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Verticillaster \Ver`ti*cil*las"ter\, a. [NL., fr. L. verticillus
   a whirl + aster a star.] (Bot.)
   A whorl of flowers apparently of one cluster, but composed of
   two opposite axillary cymes, as in mint. See Illust. of
   Whorl.
   [1913 Webster] Verticillate
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