Study the structures of flowering plants with the angiospermae microscope slide sets. The most diverse and dominant group of land plants, angiosperms feature distinguishing characteristics, such as flowers, endosperm within the seeds and fruit production. Each slide set includes a full-color brochure with corresponding pictures.
Fruits and Seeds of Angiospermae Slide Set includes 15 microscope slides: • Capsella bursa pastoris, l.s. of ovary showing developing embryos in different stages • Fragaria, strawberry, young aggregate fruit l.s. • Helianthus, sunflower, t.s. of an achene fruit • Helleborus, l.s. of an atrope ovary • Juglans regia, walnut, young drupe (stone fruit) t.s. • Papaver, poppy, t.s. of ovary showing developing embryos • Phaseolus, bean, t.s. of pod showing developing seeds • Phoenix, date-palm, t.s. of seed • Prunus domestica, plum, t.s. of young stony fruit • Pyrus malus, apple, young pome t.s., a fleshy, many seeded fruit • Ribes, gooseberry, l.s. of young fruit • Solanum, potato, t.s. of ovary with developing embryos • Triticum, wheat, l.s. of kernel showing early origin of embryo • Triticum, wheat, t.s. of kernel (grain) with endosperm and starch grains • Zea mays, corn, young cob t.s.