Floral anatomy of six species of Impatiens

  title={Floral anatomy of six species of Impatiens},
  author={Dr. Koonamalla Rama Devi},
The floral anatomy of six species of Impatiens has been studied. The hypogynous, tetracyclic, zygomorphic flowers are basically pentamerous. The posterior sepal bears a nectariferous spur. The stamens are connate by the filaments below the anthers which stand as a cap over the stigmas. The 5-carpellary, syncarpous ovary is 5-locular with many ovules in each loculus. The sepals, petals and stamens are single traced. Anatomy shows that the anterior perianth part is the product of adnation… CONTINUE READING

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