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Definition of Bracted

Bracted
Bracted Bract"ed, a. (Bot.) Furnished with bracts.
Bract
Bract Bract, n. [See Bractea.] (Bot.) (a) A leaf, usually smaller than the true leaves of a plant, from the axil of which a flower stalk arises. (b) Any modified leaf, or scale, on a flower stalk or at the base of a flower. Note: Bracts are often inconspicuous, but sometimes large and showy, or highly colored, as in many cactaceous plants. The spathes of aroid plants are conspicuous forms of bracts.

Meaning of Bracted from wikipedia

- In botany, a bract is a modified or specialized leaf, especially one ****ociated with a reproductive structure such as a flower, inflorescence axis or...
- northern short-bracted species and southern long-bracted species; there is some dispute over the position of Larix sibirica, a short-bracted species which...
- produced from spring to autumn; their distinctive feature is the papery bracts that resemble petals. The species is widespread, growing in a variety of...
- commonly known as three-lobe beggartick, three-part beggarticks, leafy-bracted beggarticks or trifid bur-marigold. It is native to much of Eurasia, North...
- flowering plant in the mustard family known by the common names bracted jewelflower and bracted twistflower. It is endemic to Texas in the United States. This...
- Bracteate inflorescence of Pedicularis verticillata. Leafy-bracted inflorescence. Leafy-bracted inflorescence of Rhinanthus angustifolius. Leafy inflorescence...
- Liatris bracteata, commonly known as the bracted blazing star, or South Texas ****feather, is a species of flowering plant in the aster family, Asteraceae...
- flowers surrounded by an involucre of large, typically white petal-like bracts, while others have more open clusters of petal-bearing flowers. The various...
- Galium microphyllum (bracted bedstraw) is a species of plant in the family Rubiaceae. It is widespread across much of Mexico, and found also in Guatemala...
- Desmodium cuspidatum, common name large-bracted tick-trefoil, is a species of plant in the legume family, Fabaceae. It is native to North America. The...
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