floral cup

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Synonyms for floral cup

the cuplike or ringlike or tubular structure of a flower which bears the sepals and stamens and calyx (as in Rosaceae)

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Future studies could examine sugar composition, identify other microorganisms present in nectar and, possibly, fermentation experiments under laboratory conditions to determine whether specific microorganisms could ferment sugar under different humidities and temperatures--the two environmental variables considered to trigger fermentation in floral cups (Birtchnell and Gibson 2008).
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n FLORAL CUP Town centre manager David Wyles (left) with Jag Khela, of the Piazza Shopping Centre, the Huddersfield in Bloom awards winner
Carolyn Donnelly Eclectic floral cup and saucer, PS10, Dunnes Stores Klabb table lamp, PS25, Ikea You can try being a little bit more adventurous with this lamp, with its funky base and a shade that adds a little drama to an otherwise gentle colour.
During Prohibition, did they really request that gin be colored brown like Twinings tea and poured into floral cups much like the one I'm drinking from now?
Bell-like floral cups 1 to 1 1/2 inches across cover this mounding 6- to 12-inch-tall plant throughout summer.