PARTS OF FLOWER
by selin taşkıran
Copyright © 2017
Flowers are important in making seeds. Flowers can be made up of different parts, but there are some parts that are basic equipment. The main flower parts are the male part called the stamen and the female part called the pistil.
This is the female part of the flower. It is made up of the stigma, style, and ovary. Each pistil is constructed of one to many rolled leaflike structures.
One of the female parts of the flower. It is the sticky bulb that you see in the center of the flowers, it is the part of the pistil of a flower which receives the pollen grains and on which they germinate.
Another female part of the flower. This is the long stalk that the stigma sits on top of.
The part of the plant, usually at the bottom of the flower, that has the seeds inside and turns into the fruit that we eat. The ovary contains ovules.
The part of the ovary that becomes the seeds.
This is the male part of the flower. It is made up of the filament and anther, it is the pollen producing part of the plant. The number of stamen is usually the same as the number of petals.
This is the part of the stamen that produces and contains pollen. It is usually on top of a long stalk that looks like a fine hair.
This is the fine hair-like stalk that the anther sits on top of.
OTHER IMPORTANT PARTS of a FLOWER
The colorful, often bright part of the flower. They attract pollinators and are usually the reason why we buy and enjoy flowers.
The parts that look like little green leaves that cover the outside of a flower bud to protect the flower before it opens.
A flower that has either all male parts or all female parts, but not both in the same flower. Examples: cucumbers, pumpkin, and melons.
A flower that has both the male parts and female parts in the same flower. Examples: roses, lilies, and dandelion.
Yasemin Selin TAŞKIRAN