Reproductive biology ofAsphodelus aestivus (Asphodelaceae)

@article{Lifante2004ReproductiveBO,
  title={Reproductive biology ofAsphodelus aestivus (Asphodelaceae)},
  author={Zoila D{\'i}az Lifante},
  journal={Plant Systematics and Evolution},
  year={2004},
  volume={200},
  pages={177-191}
}
InAsphodelus aestivus the large number of showy flowers opened per inflorescence, high nectar and pollen production, and absence of automatic self-pollination, so that insect visitation is necessary for pollination, indicate that cross-fertilization is favoured. LargeHymenoptera are the main pollinators. Hand self-pollinations result in some degree of fruit… CONTINUE READING