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flowers, vine

in The Oxford Companion to Wine

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780198705383
Published online November 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191774423
flowers, vine

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The grapevine flower is not showy, and has little attraction for birds, but it has the normal complement of sepals and petals surrounding the sexual parts: the male in the stamens and the female in the pistil. Flowers are grouped together on an inflorescence (...

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Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink

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