Completes its life cycle within a year
Annual
Plants life cycle normally taking two seasons
Biennial
A green pigment in plants absorbing light energy used to carry out photosynthesis
Chlorophyll
An organelle found in plant and algae cells where photosynthesis occurs
chloroplast
An angiosperm which has two seed leaves
dicot
Young plant developing from the zygote
embryo
Joining on a sperm cell and an egg cell
fertilization
Part of stamen supporting an anther
filament
Sprouting of the embryo from a seed that occurs where the embryo resumes growth
germination
A plant producing seeds that ae not enclosed by a protective cover
gymnosperm
An angiosperm with one seed leaf
monocot
A structure containing egg cells
ovary
A plant lasting for three seasons or more
perennial
The vascular tissue through food moving in some plants
phloem
Process where a plant captures energy in sunlight and is used to make food
photosynthesis
A threadlike root that anchors nonvascular plants to the ground
rhizoid
The male reproductive part of a flower which produces pollen
stamen
Pollen grains land on this sticky part
stigma
Small openings on surface layers of a leaf and is controlled when a gas enters and exits the leaf
stomata
Cell organelle storing materials such as water, salt, protein, and carbohydrates
vacuole
System of a tube like structure in plants where minerals an food move
vacular tissue
Vascular tissue carrying water upward from the roots to every part of the plant
xylem
A fertilized egg
zygote