GCSE Biology 3rd edition

Stitchwort, Half Flower

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Stitchwort, Half Flower
Greater stitchwort (Stellaria holostea). Five sepals, not joined. Petals white with a deep cleft in each. An outer ring of five long stamens and an inner ring of five short stamens. The female part consists of three carpels joined together to make a single ovary, with many ovules, and bearing three styles.

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