Definitions for "Palea"
Keywords:  bract, floret, chaffy, lemma, grass
The interior chaff or husk of grasses.
One of the chaffy scales or bractlets growing on the receptacle of many compound flowers, as the Coreopsis, the sunflower, etc.
The outer petal of the corolla in a cereal flower.
Keywords:  papilionaceous
Keywords:  dewlap, pendulous, turkey, throat, bird
A pendulous process of the skin on the throat of a bird, as in the turkey; a dewlap.
Keywords:  runner
Keywords:  perennial, plant
Perennial plant