Having no petals or flower leaves See Illust under Anther
- (of plants) having no petals
- Having no petals, or flower leaves. [See Illust. under Anther].
The genus Myrica is the type of a small, but widely distributed order, Myricaceae, which is placed among the apetalous families of Dicotyledons, and is perhaps most nearly allied to the willow family.