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Need explanation for: Ovary is half-inferior in the flowers of:

Ovary is half-inferior in the flowers of:

  • Option 1)

    guava

  • Option 2)

    plum

  • Option 3)

    brinjal

  • Option 4)

    cucumber

 
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V Vakul

 

Position of floral parts on thalamus -

Hypogyny - ovary is at the top and separable from thalamus. ovary is superior and convex

eg: Brassica & malva

perigyny: ovary is half superior and half inferior. example, rose.

Epigyny - calyx & corolla arise from the upperside of ovary & Ovary is completely surrounded by or fused by thalamus. Ovary is inferior. eg: luffa , Aster

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Option 1)

guava

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Option 2)

plum

This solution is correct 

Option 3)

brinjal

This solution is incorrect 

Option 4)

cucumber

This solution is incorrect 

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