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Stem

support the upper parts of the plant and transports food & water

Leaves

makes food by the process of photosynthesis

Roots

absorbs water and minerals from soil and holds plant in place

Flowers

reproductive part of the plant - has both male & female parts

Pistil

female part of plant that includes the ovary and ovule

Style

slender, middle portion of a pistil

Ovary

swollen base of the pistil

stigma

sticky tip at top of style

sepal

leaf-like structure that encloses the flower bud

receptacle

base of flower

pedicel

stalk on which the flower rests

petal

modified, colored leaf of the flower

filament

thin, stemlike part of the stamen

anther

upper portion of stamen in which pollen is produced

pollen grain

spore

stamen

male part of the flower

ovule

part of overy in which eggs are produced

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