![if !IE]> <![endif]>
Arrangement of whorls
The position of perianth (sepals, petals, tepals) parts relative to one another is called perianth arrangement.
1 Cyclic or whorled: All the floral parts are arranged in definite whorls. Example: Brassica,Solanum.
2 Acyclic or spiral: The floral parts are arranged in spirals on the elongated fleshy torus. Example: Magnolia.
3 Spirocyclic or hemicyclic: Some parts are in whorls and others parts are in spirals. Example: Nymphaea, Annona, Polyalthia
Copyright © 2018-2023 BrainKart.com; All Rights Reserved. Developed by Therithal info, Chennai.