The Resource Seeds and fruit, Melanie Waldron

Seeds and fruit, Melanie Waldron

Label
Seeds and fruit
Title
Seeds and fruit
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Waldron
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Seeds and fruits carry out vital jobs for all flowering plants. New plants are created from seeds and fruits help to protect and spread those seeds. This book provides readers with a complete and comprehensive understanding of the role of seeds and fruit, their structure and how they are brilliantly designed to do these jobs. Clear diagrams, engaging text, and stunning photographs are used to explain the huge variation in seeds and fruits, what seeds and fruit are for, the parts of a flowering plant, how seeds are made, what's inside a seed, what seeds need to germinate, different types of fruit, methods plants use to disperse seeds, and our relationship with seeds and fruits. A wide range of examples present readers with seeds and fruit they will be familiar with plus spectacular and unusual examples from around the world. These demonstrate what different seeds and fruit have in common and some incredible seed and fruit adaptations that allow plants to survive in different conditions and habitats. Two simple activities help stimulate thought, reinforce learning, and bring the concepts to life."--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waldron, Melanie
Dewey number
575.6/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • "Level O"--Page 4 of cover
  • 790L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QK661
LC item number
.W35 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Plant parts
  • Raintree perspectives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seeds
  • Fruit
  • Plants
  • Plant anatomy
  • Botany
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Seeds and fruit, Melanie Waldron
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seeds and fruits galore! -- Parts of flowering plants -- Becoming a seed -- Not just for eating! -- Try this! -- Delicious fruits -- Wind, water, and walking -- Dropping, shaking, and bursting -- Inside a seed -- A new plant -- Try this! -- Seeds and fruits around the world -- Seeds, fruits, and us
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781410954237
Lccn
2013012933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1367608
System control number
a 13012933
Label
Seeds and fruit, Melanie Waldron
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seeds and fruits galore! -- Parts of flowering plants -- Becoming a seed -- Not just for eating! -- Try this! -- Delicious fruits -- Wind, water, and walking -- Dropping, shaking, and bursting -- Inside a seed -- A new plant -- Try this! -- Seeds and fruits around the world -- Seeds, fruits, and us
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781410954237
Lccn
2013012933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1367608
System control number
a 13012933

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