Sexual Reproduction in Plants

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Male reproductive part
Stamen
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Anther
Contains pollen grains which produce the male gametes
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Filament
A stalk which supports the anther
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Female reproductive part
Carpel
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Stigma
Where the pollen grains attach to
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Style
Rod-like section which supports the stigma
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Ovary
Contains the female gametes
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Pollination
The transfer of pollen from an anther to a stigma, so that the male gametes can fertilise the female gametes in sexual reproduction
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Cross-pollination
a type of sexual reproduction where pollen is transferred from the anther of one plant to the stigma of another
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Self-pollination
Occurs when pollen from an anther falls onto the stigma of the same plant
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Fertilisation
When a male nucleus fuses with a female nucleus
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Contains pollen grains which produce the male gametes

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Anther

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A stalk which supports the anther

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Card 4

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Carpel

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Card 5

Front

Where the pollen grains attach to

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