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Part XIII : Plant Dispersal
Colonization of a Habitat
To understand how flowering plants disperse it is important to understand their structure and their methods of reproduction. Use the hyperlinks to the left to review the relevant chapters.
From Flower to Fruit
When the ovules have been fertilized they develop into seeds. At the same time the carpel starts its development into a fruit. The photographs below show this change in two flowers, the tomato flower and the buttercup flower.
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