floweret


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a diminutive flower (especially one that is part of a composite flower)

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The flower head is not just one flower, but actually consist of many individual flowerets which mature and dry into seeds, usually by the hundreds, on a receptacle base.
Here in Iowa we occasionally have days when the frost forms intricate flowerets on the kitchen windows, and 'snow squeaks underfoot like little beads of packing foam.
There is a sweet charm in the valley sae glowin' Wi' a' the the bright flowerets blended in bloom; The dew hangs sae pure on the breast o' the gowan, And bright are the tassels that wave on the broom.
Raw whole stems and flowerets contain 4 grams, which outpaces kale handily.
Plains of grasses, tundra mosses, and ever-so-tiny flowerets enriched the Arctic tundra.
For salad: Cut up flowerets from 1 head of broccoli, 1 medium red onion and 1 cup celery; add 1/2 cup raisins and 10 slices of diced cooked bacon.
Reject any emitting a whiff of cat's pee, and also any giving you a poetic shower of white flowerets.
95), one of the restaurant's signature dishes, was a delicious blend of white meat chicken pieces in a brown sauce (made with hoisin, soy and oyster sauces) with thin fried noodle pieces and crisp broccoli flowerets that made for a pleasant texture contrast with the chicken.
Next there were pink flat flowerets and then leaves, which were green and blue until I told him about the autumn hardwood forests of New England and thereupon red, gold, and amber.
Penne, Broccoli And Chicken Salad 3 cups broccoli flowerets 1 pound penne pasta 1/4 cup olive oil 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 cup chopped onion 1 1/2 cups cooked chicken breast, cut into strips 3 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese Salt and pepper to taste Heat a large pot of salted water to boiling over high heat.
Bumblebees buzz hungrily in indigo and coral porterweed and the lavender-hued flowerets of slender Mexican petunias.
For a colorful salad try using sliced carrots, flowerets of cauliflower and broccoli, and sliced red and yellow peppers.
4 grams (6% DV) DV = Daily Value Chilled Grapefruit-Broccoli Salad 2 grapefruit 1/4 cup low-calorie (fat-free) Italian salad dressing 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 1/2 teaspoon dried dill weed 2 cups cooked broccoli flowerets, drained and chilled 1/4 pound mushrooms, sliced 1.
Out of those will come a million seeds and chafflike flowerets that will turn your pool into palm tree soup.