Rhamnus, ram′nus, n. a genus of polypetalous shrubs and trees, including the buckthorn.
It is more common among polysepalous and polypetalous plants than in those in which the sepals or petals are united together.
This is polypetalous, except that two of the petals cohere, usually but slightly.
Several genera or species belonging to polypetalous Orders are destitute of petals, or have them more or less united.
polypetalous corolla of Soapwort, of five petals with long claws or stalk-like bases.
Semper vivum, sem′pėr vī′vum, n. a genus of polypetalous plants, including the house-leek.
polypetalous is the counterpart term, to denote a corolla of distinct, that is, separate petals.
Sagina, sa-jī′na, n. a genus of polypetalous plants of the pink family.
polypetalous, when the petals are distinct or separate (whether few or many), 89.