Glossary: endosperm

Definition:

the nutritive material (mealy, oily, fleshy or horny) stored within the seed, and often surrounding the embryo.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, 2008-21

Hyde, M.A. (2021). UK Flora: Glossary details: endosperm.
https://www.ukflora.info/speciesdata/glossary-display.php?glossary_id=256, retrieved 16 January 2021

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