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Plant Encyclopedia Notebook

Let's think about the plant groups, called "families," and the shape of the pollen.
What characteristics do they have? Complete the activity and take a look!

Plants in the Lily or Mint Family

Lily (lily family)

Lily (lily family)

Henbit (mint family)

Henbit (mint family)

Fire lily (colchicum family)

Fire lily (colchicum family)

Lavender (mint family)

Lavender (mint family)
完成!

Plants in the lily family have pollen grains that are long and thin with a mesh-like pattern on the surface. Plants in the mint family have pollen grains that are round with cavities that look like mouths.