Re: A. henryi seed


A sunflower seed it really a fruit called an Achene.  "a small, dry,
indehiscent fruit with a single locule and a single seed, with the seed
attached to the ovary wass at a single point."

On Thu, 18 Dec 1997
PGONZALEZ@CENTER.COLGATE.EDU wrote:

> I have some trivia for you guys:
> Is a sunflower seed a seed or fruit? And what kind?
> Good luck!
> Paul Gonzalez
> pgonzalez@center.colgate.edu
>
>

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