Sentence Examples


  • A stamen is opposite each sepal, and in the centre of the flower is the rudiment of a pistil.
  • Similarly in the sporophylls of some cycads the bundles are endarch near the base and mesarch near the distal end of the stamen or carpel.
  • It sometimes happens that a single stamen is longer than all the rest.
  • The function of the stamen is the development and distribution of the pollen.
  • C, Calyx; p, petal; e, stamen; s, stigmas.