Study the botany of seed-bearing plants with the phanerogamae microscope slide sets. Also known as spermatophytes, these plants have well-developed roots, stems, leaves and vascular systems as well as flowers and fruits. Each slide set includes a full-color brochure with corresponding pictures.
Phanerogamae Supplementary Slide Set includes 50 microscope slides: • Acorus calamus, sweet flag, rhizome t.s. • Aleurone grains, t.s. of Ricinus endosperm • Branched leaf hairs, isolated from Verbascum (mullein) • Bryonia, stem with sieve plates t.s. • Calcium oxalate crystals, in w.m. of Allium (onion) dry shell • Chloroplasts, leaf of Elodea w.m. • Daucus carota, carrot, storage root t.s. • Dendrobium, orchid, aerial root with velamen t.s. • Dionaea, Venus fly trap, leaf with digestive glands t.s. • Drosera, sundew, insectivorous leaf with glandular hairs w.m. • Elodea, waterweed, aquatic stem with primitive bundle t.s. • Fagus, beech, sun and shadow leaves on one slide t.s. • Fagus, beech, three sections of wood: transverse, radial, tangential • Fat in sec. through endosperm of Corylus (hazel), stained for fat • Helianthus, sunflower, typical dicot stem t.s. • Inulin crystals, t.s. of Dahlia tuber • Juncus, bulrush, stem with internal stellate cells t.s. • Lactiferous vessels, l.s. through stem of Euphorbia (spurge) • Lilium, lily, young anthers showing meiosis of pollen mother cells • Lupinus, lupin, root nodules with nitrogen fixing bacteria t.s. • Lycopersicum, tomato, young fruit t.s. • Lysigenous oil glands, t.s. through rind of Citrus fruit • Nerium, oleander, xeromorphe leaf with sunken stomata t.s. • Nymphaea, water lily, floating leaf of an aquatic plant t.s. • Papaver, poppy, flower, t.s. shows floral diagram • Pelargonium, geranium, young stem of an annual plant t.s. • Phaseolus, bean, t.s. of pod showing pericarp and seed • Pinguicula, butterwort, leaf with glandular hairs t.s. • Pinus, pine, male cone with pollen grains l.s. • Pinus, pine, mature embryo with endosperm t.s. • Pinus, pine, older woody root t.s. • Pinus, pine, older woody stem t.s. • Pinus, pine, ovule with archegonia l.s. • Pinus, pine, pollen grains with wings w.m. • Pinus, pine, three sections of wood: transverse, radial, tangential • Pinus, pine, young female cone with ovules l.s. • Quercus, oak, older woody root t.s. • Reserve cellulose, t.s. of Phoenix (date) seed • Rheum, rhubarb, root with crystals t.s. • Ribes, currant, stem with phellogen t.s. • Salvia, sage, square stem with angular collenchyma t.s. • Smilax, root with thickened endodermis t.s. • Stem apex and meristematic tissue of Asparagus near median l.s. • Taraxacum, dandelion, composite flower l.s. • Tilia, lime, older woody stem t.s. and l.s. • Tulipa, tulip, ovary t.s. showing arrangement of ovules • Urtica, stinging nettle, leaf with stinging hairs • Utricularia, bladderwort, w.m. or section of catching bladders • Wood cells, macerated and w.m. • Zea mays, corn, monocot stem with vascular bundles l.s.