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The Functions of the Parts of a Flower ANTHER Female part, sticky and collects the pollen. CARPEL Male part, holds up the anther. FILAMENT Female part, tube that the pollen travels down. STIGMA Male part, produces pollen. STYLE Female part of the flower. STAMEN Female part, where egg cells are fertilised and turn into seeds. OVARY Male part of the flower.
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LIFE CYCLE OF A FLOWER The brightly coloured petals, the scent and the nectar attract insects such as bees to the flower. The bee accidentally transfers pollen onto the female part, the sticky stigma. This is called POLLINATION. The fertilised egg cells turn into seeds. This is called SEED PRODUCTION. The pollen grains travel down from the stigma and through the style into the ovary. The bees crawl around inside the flower, looking for the nectar and accidentally get covered in pollen from the male part, the anther. Inside the ovary are ovules (egg cells) which the pollen fertilises. This is called FERTILISATION. Once the seeds have been made, the flower needs
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Unformatted text preview: to scatter them about on the ground. This is called SEED DISPERSAL. Once the seeds have been dispersed into the ground, anther flower will grow. The Parts of a Flower A flower has both __________ and _____________ parts. The male part is called the _____________ and the female part is called the ___________. The male part is made up from the ________________ and the _______________. The female part is made up from the ______________, _________________ and the ________________. The Parts of a Flower A flower has both m __________ and f _____________ parts. The male part is called the s _____________ and the female part is called the c __________. The male part is made up from the a ________________ and the f _______________. The female part is made up from the s ____________, s _________________ and the o ________________....
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2011 for the course INBIO 276R taught by Professor Johngardner during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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