A flower cluster in which stalks of nearly equal length spring from a common center and form a flat or curved surface, characteristic of the parsley family.
- Examples of word Umbel in a sentence
“Come July or early August, the plant will be covered by zillions of tiny white flowers arranged in umbrella-like affairs called umbels.”
- Did you Know?
“Umbel” is derived from the word “umbella” which is the Latin word for umbrella.
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