According to Biosciences for Farming in Africa, sexual reproduction in plants occurs when pollen from a plant's stamen reaches the stigma of a flower. The pollen contains sperm cells while the stigma holds the correspond... More »

Plants either reproduce sexually or asexually, depending on the type of plant. In sexual reproduction, two germ cells, or gametes, fuse to create the beginning of a genetically unique offspring. In asexual reproduction, ... More »

Plants reproduce through either sexual or asexual means. Sexual reproduction involves pollination helped by wind or insects. Asexual reproduction involves tubers, bulbs and runners known as rhizomes and stolons as well a... More »

Pollination takes place when bees or other pollinators pick up the pollen from a flower's stamen and transfer it to another flower's stigma as they move from flower to flower. Pollination is not an intentional process, b... More »

The parts of the gumamela flower, commonly known as the hibiscus, include the stamen, pistil, stigma, calyx and corolla. This flowering plant is found in sunny locations with well-drained soil. More »

The stamen is the part of a flower that produces pollen. The anther, which is supported by a filament, is the part of the stamen where the pollen is produced. More »

Pollination is the process whereby pollen grains move from the anther to the stigma on a flower’s style, while fertilization is the fusion of the male gametes and female egg cells to form a new plant seed. Pollination pr... More »