Types of flowers
THE FLOWERS: TYPES 1
According to the corolla:
Some types of sympetalous flowers:
Funnel-shaped flowers are those similar to funnels, very wide at the top and narrower at the base.
campanulate are narrower than tubular, in the shape of a bell.
tubular flowers are longer than wider, in the shape of a tube.
bilabiate flowers present irregular corollas with two very distinctive lips, the upper one made by joining two petals and the lower one by joining three. (See more information about this type of flower in the labiate family)
Some photographic examples of different corollas:
Campanulate (Echium vulgare - Viper's bugloss.)
Some types of dialipetalous flowers:
cruciform flowers are regular flowers with four petals cross-shaped.
papilionaceous flowers are very peculiar irregular. The present 5 petals. One at the top, called standard or banner; two side ones, called wings, and two joined ones below which form the keel. (For more information)
Now, you can do the test:
Take a look at the petals of the following plants and choose the correct answer:
More information about plants cultivation in the listing above.
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