Pimpernel seed capsule, LM

Pimpernel seed capsule, LM


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Light micrograph of a ripe seed capsule of the scarlet pimpernel plant, Anagallis arvensis, a common wild flower. One of the five sepals is removed, to show the seeds in detail. When the seed capsule is mature, the upper part opens like the lid of a box, releasing the ripe seeds within. Microscopic contrast technique : Incident lighting. Magnification 40x when printed 10 centimetres wide.

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