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Inconspicuous    [ Botany ]
Noun: Inconspicuousness

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  Not prominent, difficult to see; not readily noticeable.  
Used in botany to describe a  plant or plant part that is not prominent, small, hard to see.
For example: an inconspicuous plant is a plant not readily noticeable in its natural habitat, an inconspicuous flower is a flower which is small, not showy and difficult to see, etc.

Left: Inconspicuous flowers of Epithelantha pachyriza , just distal portion visible, as they barely stick out above the wool.






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