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Biological Classification Biology Class 11th Gymnosperms Plant Kingdom

Gymnosperms

In this article, we will discuss Gymnosperms

Gymnosperms

• Introduction – Gymnosperm means “naked seed”
(From the Greek: gymnos = naked; sperm = seed)
• More advanced than ferns – do not have spores, they have seeds.
• The seeds of the gymnosperms lack a protective enclosure (unlike flowering plants which have flowers and fruit).
• Examples of gymnosperms: Conifers (pine trees), cycads, ginkgo biloba.

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