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15. The number of seeds a plant can produce may depend on pollination

Degree of pollination

Pollination - the transfer of pollen from a stamen to an ovule.

Graphic adapted from West 1983 "How to Draw Plants".

Pollen - microscopic particles of the stamen or male part of the plant.

Stamen - part of the plant that produces pollen.

Ovule - part of the plant that produces seed or fruit.

Revised: 1 May 2016
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