Class 12 Biology Reproduction Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants



The morphological nature of the edible part of coconut is
(a)
Pericarp
(b)
Perisperm
(c)
Cotyledon
(d)
Endosperm
Correct answer: (d) 
Solution: Endosperm is the nutritive tissue for the development of the embryo in angiosperms which develops post-fertilization. In mature coconut, the liquid endosperm becomes milky and are enclosed by the kernel. 
Thus the correct answer is option D.

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