Instead of talking about anthers and stigmas — science class flashback! Row upon row of brawny stalks standing cheek by jowl. Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author s and do not necessarily reflect the views of the USDA or NSF.
Few plants are as dependent on humans as corn has evolved to be. To make matters worse, our damsel in distress downstairs is cursed with a chastity belt:
Lessons From the Past Rate Me 1 2 3 4 5 Anatomy and Reproduction of Corn Most corn plants have a single stem, called a stalk, which grows vertically upward from the ground Figure 2a. You cold, heartless pervert.