Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants
The essential organs of the flower are ..............
- Calyx and Corolla
- Androecium and Gynoecium
- Calyx and Androecium
- Corolla and Gynoecium
Correct Answer: Option(b)
Solution: Any flower has two essential parts also called as reproductive part.
So the correct option is 'Androecium and Gynoecium'.
- Stamens or androecium are the male reproductive part and responsible for the production of pollen grains (male gamete).
- Carpels, pistil or gynoecium are the female reproductive part and produce ovum (female gamete).