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Flashcards in Plants Deck (11):
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1 (pollination)

Pollen grain lands on the stigma

2

2 (pollination)

Polling tube grows out of the pollen grain and down through the style to the ovary

3

3 (pollination)

A male nucleus moves down the tube to fertilise the ovum/egg

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4 (pollination)

Ovule becomes seed
Ovary becomes fruit

5

Xylem

Carries water and minerals

6

Phloem

Transports sugars (e.g. sucrose). Translocation

7

Hydrogen-carbonate indicator

-normal = orange
-high = yellow
-low = purple

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Male reproductive part

Stamen

9

Stamen consists of

-anther
-filament

10

Female reproductive part

Carpel

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Carpel consists of

-stigma
-style
-ovary