Virginia meadow-beauty seed capsule

Virginia meadow-beauty seed capsule

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Caption: Virginia meadow-beauty seed capsule. Light micrograph of a section through a Virginia meadow-beauty (Rhexia virginica) seed capsule. The outer layer is the epidermis with a thick cuticle (blue). Under the epidermis is one layer of collenchyma. The capsule is divided into four, with a centre stem (blue), eight vascular bundles and four placentas (blue), each with a layer of collenchyma (red) and seeds attached. Some of the seeds contain embryos (black-red). Magnification: x7, when printed 10 centimetres wide.

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