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Name the 3 types of asexual reproduction

Tubers
Runners
Bulbs

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What is an advantage of asexual reproduction?

It doesn't rely on pollination

2

What is a disadvantage of asexual reproduction?

They could all be wiped out by a disease as they are identical to each other

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Name 3 types of pollination

Wind pollinated
Insect pollinated(cross pollinated)
Self pollination

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What is fertilisation?

The fusion of the nuclei of the male gamete and the nuclei of the female gamete

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What is the function of the petal?

To attract insects, forces them inside flower

6

What is the function of the anther?

produces pollen (male sex cell)

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What is the function of the stigma?

The site of pollination

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What is the function of the ovary

Contains ovules

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What is the function of the ovules?

Female sex cells

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What is the function of the sepal?

To protect the unopened bud

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What is the function of the nectary?

It produces nectar to attract bees

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What does the flower make after fertilisation?

Fruit