Definition of Achaenia
1. achenium [n] - See also: achenium
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Achaenia
Literary usage of Achaenia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The London Journal of Botany by Sir William Jackson Hooker (1846)
"double series of involucral scales, but differs in having lanceolate serrate, not linear entire, leaves, and pilose achaenia. ..."
2. Hand-book of Indian Flora: Being a Guide to All the Flowering Plants by Herber Drury (1866)
"... ligulate, female or sterile by abortion ; disk hermaphrodite: achaenia ... a little longer than the disk: achaenia of the ray glabrous, without pappus, ..."