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 what is the function of stigma, style and ovary?

Asked by Bharat Khandelw...(student) , on 6/12/11

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stigma--is covered in a sticky substance that the pollen grains will adhere to

style--the style raises the stigma away from ovary to decrease the livelihood of pollen contamination. it varries in length.

ovary--this protects the ovule and once fertilisation has taken place it will become the fruit.

Posted by Sukrit Singh(student)on 6/12/11

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Hi,

@Seema: You can refer to the answer given by your friend. 

Stigma − receptacle for pollen grains

 Style − connects stigma to the ovary 

Ovary − enlarged basal part on which style lies

@Singh: Good effort! We really appreciate your contribution to this forum. Keep posting!

Posted by Ankita Agarwal(MeritNation Expert)on 7/12/11

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 stigma is a receptacle for pollen grains

style ;s function is to connect stigma to the ovary 

ovary is the enlarged part which is located at the base of thye plant on which style lies.

Posted by aiswaryagokulam...(student)on 10/12/11

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