What is the floral formula of graminae family?

What is the floral formula of graminae family?

Grade:12th pass

2 Answers

Sumreet Johar State University of New York,Stony Brook, USA
askIITians Faculty 30 Points
8 years ago
The Poaceae (also called Gramineae or true grasses) are a large and nearly ubiquitous family of monocotyledonous flowering plants. Below is the floral formula along with the floral diagram for both male and female flowers.244-489_male-flower-floral-diagram-and-formula.jpeg244-460_female-flower-floral-diagram-and-formula.jpeg
askIITians Faculty 164 Points
8 years ago
Hello Student
Floral formula of Family Graminae or Poaceae is
  • 2 sepals modified into loducles
  • lack petals
  • 3 stamens
  • syncarpous gynoecium has 2 carpels
  • ovary is superior & 1- locular with 1 basal ovule
  • styles are feather like to catch pollen grains

Think You Can Provide A Better Answer ?