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Flashcards in Plants Deck (13)
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1
Q

Relationship between flowers, fruits, and seeds

A

Flowers contain fruits

Fruits contain seeds

2
Q

What is the main goal of fruits?

A

To disperse the seeds it contains

3
Q

What is the function of sepals?

A

Protect the flower while developing and to keep it from drying out
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4
Q

What is the function of petals?

A

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5
Q

What is the function of stamens?

A

Male reproductive organ

Produces pollen

6
Q

What is the function of carpel?

A

Female reproductive organ
Where pollination occurs
Contains egg

7
Q

What does the flower color tell us about the pollinator?

A

What animal pollinates it

8
Q

A plant that has no petals or sepals is pollinated by what?

A

Wind

9
Q

Yellow/orange/pink flowers are pollinated by…

A

Bee

Butterfly

10
Q

Red flowers are pollinated by…

A

Hummingbird

11
Q

White flowers are pollinated by…

A

Moth
Butterfly
Beetle
Bee

12
Q

Example of a fruit dispersed by wind

A

Common milkweed

13
Q

Example of a fruit dispersed by animals

A

Any type of berry or food