The Elements of Botany, For Beginners and For Schools
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The Elements of Botany, For Beginners and For Schools

By Asa Gray
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Table of Contents
  • THE ELEMENTS OF BOTANY
  • PREFACE.
  • CONTENTS.
  • Section I. INTRODUCTORY.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • Section II. FLAX AS A PATTERN PLANT.
  • Section III. MORPHOLOGY OF SEEDLINGS.
  • Section IV. GROWTH FROM BUDS: BRANCHING.
  • Section V. ROOTS.
  • Section VI. STEMS.
  • Section VII. LEAVES.
    • § 1. LEAVES AS FOLIAGE.
    • § 2. LEAVES OF SPECIAL CONFORMATION AND USE.
    • § 3. STIPULES.
    • § 4. THE ARRANGEMENT OF LEAVES.
  • Section VIII. FLOWERS.
    • § 1. POSITION AND ARRANGEMENT OF FLOWERS, OR INFLORESCENCE.
    • § 2. PARTS OR ORGANS OF THE FLOWER.
    • § 3. PLAN OF FLOWER.
    • § 4. MODIFICATIONS OF THE TYPE.
    • § 5. ARRANGEMENT OF PARTS IN THE BUD.
  • Section IX. STAMENS IN PARTICULAR.
  • Section X. PISTILS IN PARTICULAR.
    • § 1. ANGIOSPERMOUS OR ORDINARY GYNŒCIUM.
    • § 2. GYMNOSPERMOUS GYNŒCIUM.
  • Section XI. OVULES.
  • Section XII. MODIFICATIONS OF THE RECEPTACLE.
  • Section XIII. FERTILIZATION.
    • § 1. ADAPTATIONS FOR POLLINATION OF THE STIGMA.
    • § 2. ACTION OF POLLEN, AND FORMATION OF THE EMBRYO.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • Section XIV. THE FRUIT.
  • Section XV. THE SEED.
  • Section XVI. VEGETABLE LIFE AND WORK.
    • § 1. ANATOMICAL STRUCTURE AND GROWTH.
    • § 2. CELL-CONTENTS.
    • § 3. ANATOMY OF ROOTS AND STEMS.
    • § 4. ANATOMY OF LEAVES.
    • § 5. PLANT FOOD AND ASSIMILATION.
    • § 6. PLANT WORK AND MOVEMENT.
  • Section XVII. CRYPTOGAMOUS OR FLOWERLESS PLANTS.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • SECTION XVIII. CLASSIFICATION AND NOMENCLATURE.
    • § 1. KINDS AND RELATIONSHIP.
    • § 2. NAMES, TERMS, AND CHARACTERS.
    • § 3. SYSTEM.
  • SECTION XIX. BOTANICAL WORK.
    • § 1. COLLECTION, OR HERBORIZATION.
    • § 2. HERBARIUM.
    • § 3. INVESTIGATION AND DETERMINATION OF PLANTS.
    • § 4. SIGNS AND ABBREVIATIONS.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • ABBREVIATIONS OF THE NAMES OF BOTANISTS.
  • GLOSSARY AND INDEX,
  • Transcriber's Notes.
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