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Plant Terms. Deciduous. Definition: To shed leaves during a certain season of the year Examples: Various dogwood and maple trees. In this picture you can see a maple tree with its leaves falling off during the fall. Perennial.

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Plant terms

Plant Terms


Deciduous

Deciduous

  • Definition: To shed leaves during a certain season of the year

  • Examples: Various dogwood and maple trees

In this picture you can see a maple tree with its leaves falling off during the fall.


Perennial

Perennial

  • Definition: a plant that will bloom for a certain period of time, die and grow back the next year around the same time

  • Examples: Iris Flowers, Daylilies, and Ornamental grass

Here is a picture of an Iris Flower in full bloom.


Annual

Annual

  • Definition: A plant that usually has only a one year life cycle

  • Annuals also come in various colors.

  • Examples: Petunias, Daisies, and Geraniums

This is a picture of purple petunias


Conifer

Conifer

  • Definition: They are a non-flowering plant that grow cones instead of flowers, they are often wrongly defined as evergreens.

  • Examples: Pine, Fir, and Cedar

I know this is a conifer’s branch because of the pine cones that are attached


Diagram of plant parts

Diagram of Plant Parts


Stigma

Stigma

  • Definition: The part of the pistil that receives pollen

The stigma is circled in green on the pictures below

Plant diagram

Real Plant


Stamen

Stamen

  • The pollen-producing male organ of a flower/plant that has an anther and a filament

The diagram shows where the anther and the filament are on the stamen


Pollen

Pollen

  • Definition: A mass of microspores in a seed plant usually appearing as a fine dust. It’s common to be allergic to pollen.


Plant terms

What does pollen look like????


Anther

Anther

  • Definition: The part of stamen that holds and produces pollen

This diagram shows where the anther is on a flower


Ovary

Ovary

  • Definition: The part of the pistil that holds the ovules (seeds).

These are the different ways an ovary can be inside a plant.


Petal

Petal

  • Definition: The part of a flower used to attract pollinators (birds, bees etc). They are usually brightly colored and have sweet scents.

Orange Petals are pictured here


Bibliography for entire project

Bibliography(for entire project)

Conrad, Jim. Conifers. [Online] 28 April 2009. http://www.backyardnature.net/conifers.htm

Farabee, M.J.. Plants and Their Structure. 4 May 2009. http://www.emc.maricopa.edu/faculty/farabee/BIOBK/BioBookPLANTANAT.html

Keating, Richard C. Root. World Book Student. [Library Media Center.]  24 April2009. http://www.worldbookonline.com/student/article?id=ar475000

Nature Hills Nursery. Perennials. [Online] 28 April 2009. http://www.naturehills.com/catalog/perennials.aspx

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. Anther. 28 April 2009. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anther

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. Petal. 28 April 2009. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/petal

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. Pollen. 28 April 2009. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pollen

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. Stamen. 28 April 2009. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stamen

Redmond, Robert. Deciduous Trees. [Online] 28 April 2009. http://www.uah.edu/admin/Fac/grounds/DECTREES.htm

Random House Dictionary Unabridged. Deciduous. [Online] 28 April 2009. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/deciduous

The Garden Helper. The Difference Between Annual Plants and Perennial Plants in the Garden. [Online] 28 April 2009. http://www.thegardenhelper.com/planting.html

Wagner, David H. "Photosynthesis." World Book Student. 2009. [Place of access.]  4 May 2009 <http://www.worldbookonline.com/student/article?id=ar428180>.


Picture websites

Picture Websites

http://www.middle-fork.org/archives/MapleTree2.gif

http://www.naturehills.com/catalog/Perennials/Iris_Flowers.aspx

http://plants.naturehills.com/search?w=annual

http://specialcomment.files.wordpress.com/2007/04/pollen.gif

http://utc.usu.edu/factsheets/CarexFSF/CIG///anther_filament_Rhodedendro.jpg

http://www.infovisual.info/01/023_en.html

http://www.bee-pollen-supplement-guide.com/bee_pollen_FULL.jpg

http://americanqualitytemp.com/images/pollen.jpg

http://www.botany.uwc.ac.za/ecotree/flowers/images/ovaryposition.GIF

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/c5/Stamen_(PSF).png

http://en.wikivisual.com/images/f/f5/Stamens-and-pistil.jpgbv%3D2%26ndsp%3D20%26hl%3Den%26safe%3Dactive%26sa%3DG

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/2a/Pine_cone_on_pine_tree.jpg

http://www.agen.ufl.edu/~chyn/age2062/lect/lect_15/22_62.GIF

http://msmemsy.files.wordpress.com/2009/03/flowers_and_swirls.jpg

http://www.lawn-mowers-and-garden-tractors.com/images/pine-needle-mulch.jpg


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