Root Morphology, Tap Root, Adventitious Root

root morphology

The root may be defined as the cylindrical plant organ which is devoid of chlorophyll, bearing no buds or leaves, and tending to grow downwards away from light. It develops from radicle part of the embryo. The main functions of roots are anchorage and absorption of food from the soil. The root also perform certain … Read moreRoot Morphology, Tap Root, Adventitious Root

Chick Embryo Development Process Step by Step

Chick embryo development

Chick Embryo Development The chick egg has different accessory coverings around it, which are secreted, by the female reproductive tract. The following steps occur during the chick embryo development. Fertilization Fertilization takes place when the egg is entering the oviduct. Therefore, fertilization is internal. The shell is formed around the egg when it passes through … Read moreChick Embryo Development Process Step by Step

Adiantum Structure Internal and External and Reproduction Life Cycle

adiantum structure life cycle

  Adiantum Taxonomic Position Division: Filicophyta Class: Leptosporangiopsida Order: Filicales Family: Polypodiaceae Genus: Adiantum   Adiantum is widely distributed fern with 200 known species. It grows in mild climate. Moist and shady places are liked by Adiantum as habitat. Morpholigical features of Adiantum (External Structure) Body of Adiantum can be divided into root, stem and … Read moreAdiantum Structure Internal and External and Reproduction Life Cycle

Polytrichum Life Cycle (Sexual Reproduction) and Structure


There are 92 known species of Genus Polytrichum. Polytrichum Habitat: This genus is abundant at damp places. Most of species exist in tropical areas of world and in cool temperate zone. Structural Features: Polytrichum can be distinguish into false stem and leaves. True stem and leaves are not present in it like other bryophytes. Stem: … Read morePolytrichum Life Cycle (Sexual Reproduction) and Structure

Anthoceros Life Cycle, Sexual and Asexual Reproduction and Structure

anthoceros life cycle

Anthoceros belongs to; Division: Bryophyta Class: Anthocerotopsida Order: Antherocerotales Family: Atherocerotaceae This genus contains about 200 species, which are distributed all over the world, especially abundant in moist areas of tropical and temperate regions of earth. Anthoceros Structural Features: External Structure (Morphology): Like other bryophytes the dominant generation of Anthoceros is gametophyte. Gametophyte of Anthoceros … Read moreAnthoceros Life Cycle, Sexual and Asexual Reproduction and Structure

Honeybee Sting Treatment For Diseases

honeybee sting treatment

Honeybee sting treatment has been used in curing few diseases. The beneficial effects of honey are well known. But there will be very few people, who know about the usefulness of honeybee sting treatment. Health experts have use honeybee sting for treatment of Arthritis and fibromyalgia, and many other diseases. People around the world, grow … Read moreHoneybee Sting Treatment For Diseases

Red Shifted Chlorophyll Facts

red shifted chlorophyll

Red Shifted Chlorophyll: Chlorophylls are molecules which absorb light during photosynthesis. We are familiar with four different types of chlorophylls molecules, termed as Chlorophyll a, Chlorophyll b, Chlorophyll c, and Chlorophyll d. All these pigments can be found within light harvesting complex of photosystem. For a long time Chl a pigment has been demonstrated as … Read moreRed Shifted Chlorophyll Facts

Cardoon Cynara Cardunculus Facts and Medical Uses

Cardoon Cynara Cardunculus

The purple flower(Cardoon Cynara cardunculus) in above figure is looking very beautiful. But this plant is not known for its beauty it is an important plant with respect to medicinal and food uses. Scientific Name: Cynara cardunculus Common Names: Cardoon and in Urdu it is known as oont katara. Uses: Food, Medicine (specially liver medicines), also … Read moreCardoon Cynara Cardunculus Facts and Medical Uses