The Gymnosperm

The Gymnosperm

Hi viewers Today we will discuss about the Gymnosperm. Basically, Gymnosperms are eukaryotic plants, which have naked seed and fertilization takes place after one year of fertilization. PROPERTIES GYMNOSPERM They are eukaryotic in nature They are autotrophic Roots,stem and leaf are distinct Woody stem and xylem are present Naked seeds are present Spiny leaves are present Fertilisation takes place after one year of pollination Male cone and female cone are present They are evergreen and perennial Eg. Pinus and Cycas, etc. 1.  Name one gymnosperm where xylem vessels and companion cells are present. (1) Ans. Gnetum 2.  Differentiate between bract scale and ovuliferous scale. (2) Bract scale Ovuliferous scale 1. They are located at the base of the microsporophyll. 2. They have a membranous structure. 3. They protect the base of the megasporophyll and provide their attachment with the axis. 1. They are the upper lateral projections of the megasporophyll. 2. They have a more woody structure. 3. They provide support and protection to the ovules. Differentiate between endosperm of gymnosperm and endosperm of...
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