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What are the parts in a flower?

Pistil, stigma, style, ovary, stamen, anther, filament, petal, ovule with embryo sack, sepal, receptacle, and peduncle. A complete bisexual flower has a bract, a pedicle, epicalyx (not always), calyx, corolla, androecium, nectary glands and gynoecium. During the formation of condensed… Full Answer

What are bracts?

A bract is a leaf-like or scale-like plant part, usually small, sometimes showy or brightly colored, and located just below a flower, a flower stalk, or an inflorescence that serves the function of attracting pollinators, either together with the perianth… Full Answer

Thalampoo flower in word to English?

தாழையோலை யால் முடைந்த பாய். (பதார்த்த. 1465.) தாழம்பூ tāḻam-pū, n. < id. +. 1. Screw- pine flower; தாழையின் மலர். 2. Woman's hair- ornament in the shape of the bract of the screw-pine; தாழம்பூமடல் வடிவமாகச் செய்யப்பட்ட மகளிர் தலையணி. may the praises go… Full Answer

What group of people grew poinsettias?

The indigenous peoples in the area of Taxco were the first known group to have cultivated the poinsettia. Because of the plant's brightly blooming bract colors in December, it also came to the subsequent attentions of European missionaries and settlers… Full Answer