Arranged in a transverse whorl or whorls like the rays of a wheel; as, verticillate leaves of a plant; a verticillate shell.
a. (L. verticillus, whorl) growing in a whorl or arranged on the same plane around an axis, as flowers, leaves, branches, etc.; arranged in verticils, whorled.
With thre or more leaves or branches at a node ; whorled.
(L. vertex, verticis: whirl) adj. Growing in a whorl or arranged on the same plane around an axis, as flowers, leaves, branches, etc.; arranged in verticils, whorled.
forming one or more whorls (especially a whorl of leaves around a stem)
arranged in one or more whorls; a false whorl of flowers in a pair of opposite dense cymes, especially in Lamiaceae.
Whorled, several similar organs at the same point of an axis. Parent Term: Leaf_arrangement Difficulty Level
In whorls or verticils.
Having branches or flowers arranged in whorls at two or more levels of an inflorescence.