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carpel

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pistil

the flask-shaped female reproductive unit of a flower, composed of ovary, style and stigma. One or more carpels goes to make up the entire female structure, the GYNOECIUM.
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The ovary is superior type and consists of 2 united carpels and produces 4 separate nutlets and produced dry seed achenes (dry seeds).
In tissue culture-derived populations of date palm it has been frequently observed that despite standard practice of pollination, besides female carpels, staminodes also grow to form a cluster of 3-9 tiny seedless fruit-like structures (Fig.
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In the likewise bicarpellate Catharanthus (Apocynaceae), thus with a basically disymmetric gynoecium, one of the two carpels is slightly larger in early development.
Cut into the junction and open the carpels so that the ovules are exposed.
Curated by leading lights of the scene The Carpels, and their label One Beat Records the festival has been put together in the spirit of sharing new talent.
One Beat Sunday includes The Carpels, Swim Deep, Tempting Rosie, JAWS and The Jacarandas.
I have used this method and was amazed at how dirty the water was that was removed from the carpels (the machine I used stored the used water in a transparent tank).
The pear is a type of pome, a false fruit in which five carpels - the true fruit - form a core containing the seed.
The Dalechampia stipulacea dry fruit dehisces by a split between the carpels, isolating a carpophore and three cocca, and later each carpel or coccum opens up for a split along the dorsal region.