GERD GUENTHER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY GERD GUENTHER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Light micrograph of unripe, green seed grains of Shepherd`s-purse, Capsella bursa-pastoris, taken from a wildflower. The small seeds are located in the purse-shaped seed capsule, containing up to 40 seeds. Microscopic contrast technique : Incident lighting. Magnification 30x when printed 10 centimetres wide.
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