aggregate fruit

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Synonyms for aggregate fruit

fruit consisting of many individual small fruits or drupes derived from separate ovaries within a common receptacle: e.g. blackberry

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Aggregate Fruit A fruit comprised of several ripened ovaries from me flower.
Aggregate fruit: develops from a single flower having a group of ovaries
Rubus sellowii (blackberry) is a scandent shrub native to Brazil, occurring from the States of Minas Gerais to Rio Grande do Sul and aggregate fruits of red to black coloration when ripe (Lorenzi et al., 2006).
Botanists call them aggregate fruits. On some brambles, like raspberries and wineberries, the receptacle stays on the plant, while on others, like blackberries and dewberries, the receptacle slips from the plant with the berry.
BLACKBERRY PIE The biennial cane and perennial roots, Are required to grow the aggregate fruits.
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