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Anthesis   [ Botany  ]

Dictionary of botanic terminology - index of names

     
  Developmental stage in flowering, at which a flower is fully open. The moment when a flower is at its most receptive state, when the anthers release their pollen and pollination occurs.  
     
Left: Fully open flowers (anthesis) of Copiapoa lauii
 

For more details see: Flowering

     

 

 

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