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  • The pistil consists of a single carpel with its ovary, style, stigma and solitary ovule or twin ovules.
  • The pistil, which is above the rest of the members of the flower, consists of two carpels joined at their edges to form the ovary, which becomes two-celled by subsequent ingrowth of a septum from these united edges; a row of ovules springs from each edge.
  • The anthers shed their pollen into this groove, either of themselves or when the pistil is shaken by the insertion of the bee's proboscis.
  • - Pistil of Viola tricolor (Pansy).
  • A, anther; s, pistil; st, style; v, stigmatic surface.

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