Flashcards in Parts of Flowers and Leaves Deck (19):
The stalk of a flower.
The part of a flower stalk where the parts of the flower are attached
The outer parts of the flower (often green and leaf-like) that enclose a developing bud.
The parts of a flower that are often conspicuously colored.
The pollen producing part of a flower, usually with a slender filament supporting the anther.
The part of the stamen where pollen is produced.
The ovule producing part of a flower. The ovary often supports a long style, topped by a stigma. The mature ovary is a fruit, and the mature ovule is a seed.
The part of the pistil where pollen germinates.
The enlarged basal portion of the pistil where ovules are produced.
the female reproductive organ
a tube on top of the ovary
have both male and female reproductive organs
have only male reproductive organs or only female reproductive organs
stamens, a pistil, petals, and sepals.
lack either stamens, a pistil, petals, or sepals
the waxy, water-repelling layer on the outer surface of a leaf that helps keep it from dying out
the protective, outler layer of cells on the surface of a leaf.
the chlorophyll-containing leaf tissue located between the upper and lower epidermis.