Plant Reproduction - Agri 8

30 terms by nmays 

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

propagation

reproducing or increasing the number of plants

sexual reproduction

reproducing plants from seed

asexual reproduction

using vegetative parts of a parent plant to start new plants

pollen

contains sperm cells

embryo

immature plant

plant breeder

develops new varieties of plants

seed

form in ovaries of flowers; contain all material needed for growth of new plant

dicot

two cotyledons

monocot

one cotyledon

complete flowers

contain all flower parts

incomplete flowers

missing one or more flower parts

perfect flowers

contain both stamens and pistils

incomplete flowers

lack either stamens or pistils

sepals

outer parts of flowers that protect buds while they are developing

petals

showy, colorful part of flowers which attract pollinating organisms

stamen

consists of the anther and filament

pistil

consists of the stigma, style, and ovary

fruit

matured ovary

dry fruit

develops in a pod or hull

fleshy fruit

large, fibrous structures surround the seeds

percent germination

percentage of seed that sprouts

viability

ability of a seed to sprout and grow

germination

seed sprouting and beginning growth of a new plant

root stock

underground portion of a grafted plant

scion

above ground portion of a grafted plant

layering

starting new plant vegetatively while the stem is still attached to the parent plant

cutting

short section of a plant stem used for propagation of a new plant

grafting

placing a section of stem onto the root system of another similar plant

tissue culture

growing new plants from a single cell or group of cells

quality seed

pure and free from weed seed, trash, disease

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set