nectary

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a gland (often a protuberance or depression) that secretes nectar

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Moreover, no fasciculate stamens are known in the Laurales, and the relative (vascular) independence of the nectarial appendages is due to their late appearance in ontogeny (Endress, 1980).
However, the internal variations of nectarial tissue, as well as anatomical evidence, firmly deny a staminodial nature (cf.