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Actinomorphic

Actinomorphic

Actinomorphic or radial (or regular) - also known as polysymmetric.

Divisible through the centre of the flower in several or many longitudinal planes, the halves of the flower being mirror images in every case.

Actinomorphic Diagram

Illustration from Clarke, I. & Lee, H. (2003) Name that Flower, Melbourne University Press, Victoria.