What Part of the Flower Forms the Seed?

After fertilization through the act of pollination, the flower's ovary becomes swollen and turns into a fruit. The flower's ovules, found inside the ovary, harden and become the seeds inside the fruit.

Keywords: flower part, flower biology, form seeds

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