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Espalier
... male and female flowers on the same plant, while other plants will have only male or only female flowers. The technical term for a plant that has both male and female flowers ... male flowers, while the female flowers are found below in tight clusters we call cobs. Each kernel of corn has one piece of silk attached, and this is where the pollen from the male ... falling from the male flowers on the top ...
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Cucumber
... develop separate male and female flowers. Male flowers develop first, and are easily distinguished as a plain flower on a long stem, having only stamens; female flowers form large ovaries, which look like small fruit. After the first female flowers ...
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Desirable Vegetable Varieties: Pumpkins
... the row cover material when flowers begin to appear.) (To hand-pollinate, go out early in the morning and pick several newly opened male flowers. Carefully tap a male flower so that the pollen falls onto a female flower; repeat with two or three male flowers for each female. Female flowers can be identified by ...
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Catkin
... Catkin CatkinThe catkin is generally an elongated, more or less pendulous spike bearing unisexual flowers. Sometimes, only male flowers are in catkins. The catkins usually hang loosely in the air, and the microspores ...
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Backyard Orchard Glossary
... some stage of the growing season. Parts affected are flower buds, flowers, and young fruit (spring) or near mature fruit or other tissues ( ... Top J Top K Top L Top M Monoecious Separate female and male flowers born on one plant. Top N Top O Top P Partially ... are planted nearby. Pollination The transfer of pollen from the male part of flowers (the anthers) to the female part (a stigma). The transfer ...
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California Backyard Orchard: Chestnut
... know little about its specific adaptability or productive capacity. Chestnuts are monoecious (separate female and male flowers are borne on one plant like walnuts) and some cultivars are self-unfruitful; thus, two ...
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Garden Hints Page 9
... twisted and spiraling branches, twigs, and leaves. Male flowers appear in the spring in 2 to 3 inch-long, yellowish-brown catkins. The female flowers are not showy at all. Round, double-toothed ... the plant by its twining habit. There are three flower forms: small white flowers, bell-shaped flowers, and flat open flowers. All varieties have feathery fruit. Clematis is extremely hardy and can live ...
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ORCHIDS
... time the flowers are in bloom and shapes. They are - Catasetums ( this one can have 3 different types of flowers - male, female and ... other variety of orchid) Cycnoches have like Catasetums separate male and female flowers, commonly called "Swan Orchids". Mormodes again the same ... racemes each time they flower. Catasetums seem to grow Male flowers mostly ( some growers never see any females at all ) ...
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Orchids of Brazil. Brazilian orchids
... flowers are produced in abundance, and usually before the male inflorescences thus almost certainly insuring cross-pollination on each individual plant. The female flowers are of the usual helmet-lipped type, but the male flowers ... completely red. Female flowers are produced in large quantities on strong, upright inflorescences, and can stay open for up to one month. Male flowers, on the other hand ...
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Growing and Curing Gourds in the Home Garden, HYG-1630-96
... male and female flowers. Male flowers serve as the pollinator and female flowers bear fruit. The female flower can be distinguished by the presence of the immature fruit at its base. Several male flowers are produced before any female flowers, and it is these male flowers that drop without setting fruit. In time, both male and female flowers are produced and the ...
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