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Pollination is the process by which pollen from the male anthers is transferred to the female reproductive organs of a plant, thereby enabling fertilization to take place.

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Questions regarding the four pollination mechanisms of papilionaceous flowers

I want to understand the four mechanisms of pollination in papilionaceous flowers: pump/piston, explosive, valvular and brush. The topic is lightly touched upon in this part of a Wikipedia article, ...
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Induced mutation for fruit

If we induce a plant to be polyploidy would that affect other parts of the plant, for example when the plant produces a pollen grain would it still be (n) or would it be different?
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The pollination of lupins

Do lupins produce nectar? According to this study it seems like there are conflicting conclusions regarding this. And in this study the supposed inability for Lupinus argenteus to produce nectar is ...
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How does peanut pollination work?

I got curious about peanuts and when I found some photos on the internet, I could see they have flowers. However peanut fruit is underground. How does pollination of peanut flowers affect the fruit ...
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