"Red Baneberry, showing flowering plant and fruiting raceme."-Whitney, 1902

Actaea

"Red Baneberry, showing flowering plant and fruiting raceme."-Whitney, 1902

This cluster of flowers is also known as a raceme. the plant is the Barberry.

Barberry Flower

This cluster of flowers is also known as a raceme. the plant is the Barberry.

Enlarged individual flower of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

Barberry Flower

Enlarged individual flower of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

This is the raceme of flowers of Sourwood, Oxydendrum arboreum, (Keeler, 1915).

Sourwood flower

This is the raceme of flowers of Sourwood, Oxydendrum arboreum, (Keeler, 1915).

"Diagrams of inflorescence. A, panicle; B, raceme; C, spike; D, head; E, umbel." -Bergen, 1896

Inflorescence

"Diagrams of inflorescence. A, panicle; B, raceme; C, spike; D, head; E, umbel." -Bergen, 1896

The flowers are a beautiful, deep blue. The flowers are two inches in diameter. The plant grows one and a half feet tall.

Habit, Raceme, and Detached Flower of Ixiolirion Tataricum Brachyantherum

The flowers are a beautiful, deep blue. The flowers are two inches in diameter. The plant grows one…

The raceme of lily-of-the-valley is short and radical.

Lily-of-the-Valley Raceme

The raceme of lily-of-the-valley is short and radical.

Grape hyacinth is the common name of muscari. The comosum variety has racemes with forty to one hundred flowers. The flowers bloom in April.

Raceme of Muscari Comosum

Grape hyacinth is the common name of muscari. The comosum variety has racemes with forty to one hundred…

Enlarged petal of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

Barberry Petal

Enlarged petal of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

A raceme arrangement of flowers.

Raceme

A raceme arrangement of flowers.

"Racemes.--When flowers are arranged round a filiform simple axis, each particular flower being stalked, they are said to be in racemes." -Newman, 1850

Raceme

"Racemes.--When flowers are arranged round a filiform simple axis, each particular flower being stalked,…

"Raceme of common red currant. p, peduncle; p', pedicel; br, bract." -Bergen, 1896

Redcurrant Raceme

"Raceme of common red currant. p, peduncle; p', pedicel; br, bract." -Bergen, 1896

The cluster of leaves and raceme of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

Seed

The cluster of leaves and raceme of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

A stamen, with the anther opening, of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

Barberry Stamen

A stamen, with the anther opening, of the Barberry, (Gray, 1858).

Racemes clustered in racemes, making a compound raceme, or umbel as in this Caraway.

Compound Umbel

Racemes clustered in racemes, making a compound raceme, or umbel as in this Caraway.