Plant Structure Crossword

Created
May 29, 2016
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Crossword
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the main organs of photosynthesis and transpiration leaves
a long and thin supportive or main section of something stem
the hollow base of the carpel of a flower, containing one or more ovules ovary
the part of a stamen that contains the pollen anther
(in a flower) the part of a pistil that receives the pollen during pollination stigma
the male fertilizing organ of a flower, typically consisting of a pollen-containing anther and a filament stamen
the part of a plant that attaches it to the ground or to a support, typically underground, conveying water and nourishment to the rest of the plant via numerous branches and fibers roots
each of the parts of the calyx of a flower, enclosing the petals and typically green and leaf-like sepal
each of the segments of the corolla of a flower, which are modified leaves and are typically colored petal
a slender threadlike object or fiber filament
a flowering plant's unit of reproduction, capable of developing into another such plant seeds
the ovule-bearing or seed-bearing female organ of a flower, consisting when complete of ovary, style, and stigma. pistil

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Plant Vocabulary Crossword

Created
Sep 15, 2016
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de up of many cells; makes its own food through photosynthesis; all plants are living things, but they cannot move like animals; examples of plants include trees, grasses, flowering plants, and mosses. Plants
a young plant sprouts from a seed; first sprout will turn into a seedling and then a small plant; to germinate, a seed needs the right conditions, including water, nutrients, and temperature. Germination
a plant structure that contains a young plant, food supply, and protective coating; Seeds are used by plants to create new plants; a seed can only produce the kind of plant it came from. Seed
a plant that uses flowers to reproduce; plants having seeds in a closed ovary; a plant that can produce fruit or flowers. Angiosperm
the transfer of pollen from the stamen (male) to the stigma (female); pollen can be transported from one flower by other living organisms or the wind to another flower; this is how they reproduce. Pollination
a biological process by which plants create offspring by combining their genetic material – sperm and egg, called gametes. Sexual Reproduction
In flowering plants (angiosperms) it begins with pollination, the transfer of pollen from anther to stigma on the same flower or to the stigma of another flower. Once the pollen grain lodges on the stigma, a pollen tube grows from the pollen grain to an ovule. Flower
one of the often brightly colored leaves of a flower Petal
a part of a plant, shaped like a leaf, that lies at the base of a flower; sepals hold and protect developing flower buds. Sepal
a yellow powder produced by the stamen of a flower; pollen fertilizes the pistil of another flower; without pollen, plants could not reproduce. Pollen
male reproductive organ of a flower that produces pollen; the stamen is made up of two parts, the anther and the filament Stamen
the part of a flower's stamen that contains the pollen; you can see these sticking out of the flower – they are the tips of the filaments. Anther
the part of a flower’s stamen; the slender stalk, the filament supports the anther Filament
the female reproductive organ of a flower that can be fertilized by pollen. Pistil
the part of a flower’s pistil that receives pollen and the pollen grain germinates; the stigma is the sticky Stigma
the part of the flower’s pistil that is a long, slender stalk that connects the stigma and the ovary. Style
in the flowering plants, an ovary is a part of the female reproductive organ of the flower; it is the part of the pistil which holds the ovule(s) and is located above or below or at the point of connection with the base of the petals and sepals. Ovary
a small body that contains the female reproductive cell of a plant; develops into a seed after fertilization Ovules
seed plants (such as conifers – pine trees or cycads) that produce “naked” seeds not enclosed in an ovary; non-flowering plants; can not produce fruits, they produce cones reproduce by pollination and sexual reproduction. Gymnosperm
plants without flowers that use spores instead of seeds to reproduce: has a root system, a stem, and large divided leaves, called fronds; ferns grow in m Fern
a reproductive cell that can grow into a new organism without fertilization; spores develop on the underside of the fern’s fronds and look like little dots; the spores are carried away from the leaves by wind and water. If the spore lands in moist, shaded soil, it can grow into a new plant. Spore
reproduction not requiring fertilization; its nucleus splits and the parent cell divides into two equal parts. Types of asexual reproduction include cell division, budding, fission, or spore formation, not involving the union of gametes Asexual reproduction
the process in which plants use the energy in sunlight to make food; green plants use their leaves to capture the sun’s light and carbon dioxide from the air. They combined this with water taken in by the plant’s roots. The result is sugar. This sugar gives the plant the energy it needs to grow. During photosynthesis plants release oxygen into the air for us to breathe. Photosynthesis

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Plant Anatomy Crossword

Created
Mar 3, 2017
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Elongated structure that protects the plant Stem
Male reproductive part of the plant Stamen
Female reproductive part of the plant Pistil
Modified leaf that protects the bud Petal
Broad, flat, thin leaflike parts of a flower Sepal
A thin stalk of the stamen Filament
The part of the Stamen that holds the pollen Anther
Sperm seed produced by the plant Pollen
Tip of the pistil Stigma
The narrow elongated part of the pistil between the ovary and the stigma Style
Mature ovary from the female plant Fruit
A small body that contains the female germ cell of a plant Ovule
The part of a plant that attaches it to the ground or to a support Root
A flattened structure of a higher plant, typically green and bladelike Leaf
The seed-bearing part of a plant Flower

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plant reproduction Crossword

Created
Nov 17, 2016
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protect a developing flower bud sepals
the bottom of the pistil: contains ovules ovary
knoblike structure that produces pollen anther
places where the eggs are produced ovules
connects the ovary to the top of the pistil style
the male part of the flower stamen
the female part of the flower pistil
sticky tip of the pistil stigma
the part of the plant that contains the seeds fruit
the process of a male and a female cell uniting to form a zygote fertilization
the outer covering of a seed that protects the embryo and stored food seed coat
to sprout germinate
structures that contain fungus spores fruiting bodies

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Plants Vocabualry Crossword

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Feb 5, 2016
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The three groups of plants that lack specialized conducting tissues and the roots, stems, and leaves Nonvascular Plant
A plant that has specialized tissues that conduct materials from one part of the plant to another. Vascular Plant
A woody, vascular seed plant whose seeds are not enclosed by an ovary or fruit. Gymnosperm
A flowering plant that produces seeds within a fruit. Angiosperm
The tiny granules that contain the male gametophyte of seed plants. Pollen
The transfer of pollen from the male reproductive structures to the female structures of seed plants. Pollination
In a flower, one of the outermost rings of modified leaves that protect the flower bud. Sepal
One of the ring or rings of the usually brightly colored, leaf-shaped parts of a flower. Petal
The female reproductive structure of a flower that produces pollen and consists of an anther at the tip of a filament. Stamen
The female reproductive part of a flower that produces seeds and consist of an ovary, style, and stigma. Pistil
In flowering plants, the lower part of a pistil that produces eggs in ovules. Ovary
The process by which plants, algea, and some bacteria use sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water to make food. Photosynthesis
A green pigment that captures light energy for photosynthesis. Chlorophyll
The process by which cells use oxygen to produce energy from food. Cellular Respiration
One of many openings in a leaf of a stem of a plant that enables gas exchange to occur. Stoma
The process by which plants release water vapor ino the air through stomata Transpiration

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Chapter 2 Plant Vocabulary Crossword

Created
Sep 14, 2016
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made up of many cells; makes its own food through photosynthesis Plant
the process in which a young plant sprouts from a seed Germination
a plant structure that contains a young plant, food supply, and protective coating Seed
a plant that uses flowers to reproduce; plants having seeds in a closed ovary; a plant that can produce fruit or flowers. Angiosperm
the transfer of pollen from the stamen (male) to the stigma (female) Pollination
a biological process by which plants create offspring by combining their genetic material – sperm and egg, called gametes. Sexual Reproduction
In flowering plants (angiosperms) it begins with pollination, the transfer of pollen from anther to stigma on the same flower or to the stigma of another flower Flower
one of the often brightly colored leaves of a flower Petal
a part of a plant, shaped like a leaf, that lies at the base of a flower Sepal
a yellow powder produced by the stamen of a flower Pollen
a yellow powder produced by the stamen of a flower Stamen
the part of a flower's stamen that contains the pollen Anther
the part of a flower’s stamen; the slender stalk, the filament supports the anther Filament
the female reproductive organ of a flower that can be fertilized by pollen. Pistil
the part of a flower’s pistil that receives pollen and the pollen grain germinates Stigma
the part of the flower’s pistil that is a long, slender stalk that connects the stigma and the ovary. Style
in the flowering plants, an ovary is a part of the female reproductive organ of the flower Ovary
a small body that contains the female reproductive cell of a plant; develops into a seed after fertilization. Ovules
seed plants (such as conifers – pine trees or cycads) that produce “naked” seeds not enclosed in an ovary Gymnosperm
plants without flowers that use spores instead of seeds to reproduce: has a root system, a stem, and large divided leaves, called fronds; ferns grow in moist, shady environments. Fern
a reproductive cell that can grow into a new organism without fertilization Spore
reproduction not requiring fertilization Asexual Reproduction
the process in which plants use the energy in sunlight to make food Photosynthesis
a green pigment that traps energy from the sun used to photosynthesize Chlorophyll
an organelle in a plant cell that turns energy from the sun into chemical energy for the plant to use; contains chlorophyll Chloroplast

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Plant Structure and Function Crossword

Created
Sep 6, 2016
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Protects the flower bud before it opens. Sepal
The male part of a flower that makes pollen Anther
A long tube growing from a pollen grain through the style to the ovule Pollen Tube
The male gametes of a flower. Pollen
Fertilised ovum before it starts to divide into more cells. Zygote
Receptacle within an ovary that contains egg cells. Ovule
Transfer of pollen from the stamen (the male part) of a flower to the stigma (the female part) of a flower. Pollination
The female part of a flower, at the top of the carpel, that catches the pollen during pollination. Stigma
The hollow, lower end of the carpel containing the ovules. Ovary
The coloured part of a flower that attract insects. Petal
The reproductive part of angiosperms (plants). Flowers

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PARTS OF THE FLOWER Word Search

Created
Feb 22, 2016
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Word Search
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Anther
Carpel
egg
filament
flower
Ovary
Ovule
Petal
Pistil
Receptacle
Sepal
sepals
Stamen
Stigma
Style

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Angiosperm & Gymnosperm Crossword

Created
Mar 31, 2016
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Sticker top of pistil for pollen to be deposited Stigma
Stalk connecting stigma to the ovary Style
Contains ovule, where eggs are found ovary
Will become seeds if fertilized Ovule
Top of stamen, releases pollen Anther
Stalk attaching anther to stem Filament
Outermost portion of the flower Sepals
Colored portion of the flower Petals
Contains sepals, petals, stamens, and pistils Complete Flower
Lacks one or more organs Incomplete Flowers

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Plant Crossword

Created
May 5, 2016
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Crossword
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The stalk bearing a flower or fruit, or the main stalk of a plant penduncle
The thickened part of a stem from which the flower organs grow receptacle
Each of the parts of the calyx of a flower Sepal
The leaf of the plant Petal
The make fertilizing organ of a flower Stamen
Part of the stamen that contains the pollen Anther
Female organ of the flower Pistil
Part of the pistil where pollen germinates Stigma
Hollow base of the carpel of a flower, containing one or more ovules Ovary
Supports the anther Filament
Contains the female germ cell and after fertilization becomes the seed Ovule
The green outer whorl of a flower consisting of sepals Calyx

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PLANT LIFECYCLE Word Search

Created
Jun 6, 2016
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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

prediction
petal
anther
stigma
ovule
stamen
pistil
diagram
life cycle
flowers
fruit
seedling
observation
plumule
seed
roots
germination
pollination
environment
cotyledon
radicle
hilum

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