Is there always a bud in the axil where the leaf stalk joins the twig?
A lateral bud is one situated on the side of a twig in the axil of a leaf-scar.
Many flowers from the axil of a bract; no bractioles interspersed, hence we may expect racemose or spicate partial inflorescences.
axil, the angle on the upper side between a leaf and the stem, 13.
The longest ventral ray extends beyond the extremity of the caudal, and has three rudimentary rays in its axil.
In the axil of each leaf a bud is formed which will produce a cane, and perhaps fruit, in 1893.
But in Ruscus, flowers are borne on one face, in the axil of a little scale: and this would seem to settle that they are branches.
The angle formed by the upper side of the leaf and the stem is called the axil.
The Common Locust has several buds under the leafstalk and one above it in the axil.
At last, in the axil of one of the leaves there comes a little bud that does not unfold into a leaf but into a flower.