Flashcards in Lecture 12-Plant Diversity II Deck (48)
In __________, the ovule is surrounded by ovary or fruit.
Flowers are made up of:
The stamen, the carpel, and the petal & sepal.
In flowers, the male pollen producing structure.
The stamen is made up of two parts:
A filament and the anther
The __________ produces pollen.
In flowers, the female ovule producing structure.
The carpel is made up of 3 parts:
The stigma, the style, and the ovary
Where pollen is deposited.
During fertilization, pollen lands on the stigma, creating what?
A pollen tube along the style
Both sperms contained in each grain of pollen fertilize separate nuclei. This is called:
One of the sperms fertilizes the __________, the other sperm fertilizes the __________ __________.
Egg, polar nuclei
When one sperm fertilizes an egg, that becomes the:
When the other sperm fertilizes the polar nuclei, this becomes:
The __________ can be used for food.
Once an ovule is fertilized, the ovary matures into __________.