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Flowers can be different shapes, sizes and colours, but they all have common parts.

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stamens

The stamens are the male reproductive organs of the flower. The stamens produce pollen.

carpelThe carpel is the female reproductive organ of the flower. It is where the seeds develop. It grows into a fruit (with seeds inside). When the fruit falls to the ground, a new plant can grow from the seeds.

sepals

The calyx is made of sepals. Sepals are green. They protect the flower before it opens.

petals

Petals are many different colours to attract insects.