bud

  1. a partially opened flower
  2. a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals

Bud

A condensed shoot, protected by overlapping scales, from which leaves or flowers develop

Bud

In botany, a bud is an undeveloped or embryonic shoot and normally occurs in the axil of a leaf or at the tip of the stem. Once formed, a bud may remain for some time in a dormant condition, or it may form a shoot immediately. Buds may be specialized to develop flowers or short shoots, or may have the potential for general shoot development. The t...
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bud

(bud) a structure on a plant, often round, that encloses an undeveloped flower or leaf. something resembling the bud of a plant, especially a protuberance in the embryo from which an organ or part develops.
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bud

(from the article `biological development`) ...types and become molded into the constituent organs to build up a new individual identical to the parent. The group of cells responsible for this ... The first rudiment of the young stem, or shoot, of an embryonic plant appears from the seed after the root has first protruded. The growing p...
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bud

[n] - a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals 2. [n] - a partially opened flower 3. [v] - develop buds, of plants 4. [v] - start to grow or develop
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Bud

• (v. i.) To put forth or produce buds, as a plant; to grow, as a bud does, into a flower or shoot. • (n.) A small protuberance on the stem or branches of a plant, containing the rudiments of future leaves, flowers, or stems; an undeveloped branch or flower. • (v. i.) To begin to grow, or to issue from a stock in the manner of a bud,...
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bud

<botany> A small swelling or projection on a plant, from which a shoot, cluster of leaves, or flowers develops, a rudimentary, undeveloped shoot, leaf, or flower. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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bud

noun a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals
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Bud

Bud intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Budded ; present participle & verbal noun Budding .] 1. To put forth or produce buds, as a plant; to grow, as a bud does, into a flower or shoot. 2. To begin to grow, or...
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Bud

Bud noun [ Middle English budde ; confer Dutch bot , German butze , butz , the core of a fruit, bud, LG. butte in hage butte , hain butte , a hip of the dog-rose, or Old French boton , French bouton , bud, button, Old French boter...
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Bud

Bud transitive verb To graft, as a plant with another or into another, by inserting a bud from the one into an opening in the bark of the other, in order to raise, upon the budded stock, fruit different from that which it would naturally bear. « The apricot and the nectarine may be, and usually are,...
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Bud

A bud is an undeveloped leaf, stem, or flower that will bloom later. Endless Summer® Hydrangeas develop buds on old wood and new wood, giving them their re-blooming quality.
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Bud

A bud is an undeveloped leaf, stem, or flower that will bloom later.
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Bud

A condensed shoot containing an embryonic leaf, leaf cluster, or flower.
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Bud

A condensed shoot that contains a leaf or flower.
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Bud

a developing leaf, stem or flower
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Bud

a developing leaf, stem or flower
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Bud

A protuberance on a stem, from which a flower, leaf or shoot develops.
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BUD

A small protrusion on a stem which consists of immature cells that may later form a leaf, additional stem, or flowers.
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Bud

A swelling off the side or end of a spike that (usually) turns into a lovely bloom.
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Bud

An embryonic shoot that normally occurs in the axil of a leaf or at the tip of a stem. The nickname of my oldest child.
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Bud

An embryonic shoot that normally occurs in the axil of a leaf or at the tip of a stem. The nickname of my oldest child.
Found on http://gardeningwithconfidence.com/blog/2013/03/21/garden-glossary/

Bud

An incipient or nascent shoot; the rudimentary or beginning state of a stem; particularly, in common speech, a thickened and condensed resting-stage of a shoot, or a flower or leaf before expanding; in propagating, a single bud used on a cutting or cion.
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bud

An unopened flower or a new shoot or inflorescence in its early stages of development.
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