1 Kings 6:18

Overview - 1 Kings 6
The building of Solomon's temple.
The chambers thereof.
11 God's promise unto it.
15 The ceiling and adorning of it.
23 The cherubims.
31 The doors.
36 The court.
37 The time of building it.
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1 Kings 6:18  (King James Version)
And the cedar of the house within was carved with knops and open flowers: all was cedar; there was no stone seen.

or, gourds.
{Pekam,} "artificial knops," in the shape of {colocynths,} or wild gourds, as the word denotes. (See note on 2 ; Ki 4:39 the full-blown flowers of which must have been very ornamental.

open flowers
or, openings of flowers.