Is a Birch Tree an Angiosperm or Gymnosperm?

Answer Birch trees (Betula sp.) are recognizable for their interesting bark, autumn color, and graceful forms. Less noticeable are their clusters of flowers that, when pollinated, produce tiny winged seed... Read More »

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How to Tell a Gymnosperm Seed From an Angiosperm?

"Gymnosperm" and "angiosperm" are the names of two major taxonomic classes of plants. As both types produce seeds, the meanings of the words provide clues about the differences. Angiosperm means "f... Read More »

Is the lemon plant a gymnosperm or angiosperm?

A lemon plant is an angiosperm, which is a flowering plant that produces seeds protected by ovules, hence the name "enclosed seed." Gymnosperms, or "naked seed," do not enclose their seeds in an ov... Read More »

Is the olive tree a gymnosperm?

Olive trees have evergreen leaves but they are not a gymnosperm. Gymnosperm means "naked seeds," and such trees make seeds through the production and fertilization of cones. The olive tree is part ... Read More »

Is the lemon tree a gymnosperm?

A gymnosperm is a seed without a flower or fruit. The seeds are located on open structures such as cones. A lemon tree produces a seed enclosed in a fruit and is classified as an angiosperm, not a ... Read More »