Flowering Plants • Flowering plants produce seeds that helps them to make new plants. • Flowering plants have colorful petals to help attract insects to the plant.
Non- Flowering Plants • Non flowering plants are usually simpler than flowering plants. • But because they do not have flowers, they have to reproduce in other ways. • Non flowering plants grow from spores and not seeds. • Non-flowering plants are some of the oldest plants on earth. Non flowering plants have survived for so long because they have been able to adapt to all the changes that have taken place on earth. • Non flowering plants have survived for so long because they have been able to adapt to all the changes that have taken place on earth.
Fruit Bearing Trees • Some example of fruit bearing trees are orange trees, apple trees, lemon tree, and grapefruit trees. • These trees produce an edible fruit in which we find the seed of the plant.
Trees that Produce Cones • Pine cones produce seeds inside the cone that help the plant to reproduce. • Pine cones do not make their own food or have leaf parts, so they do not need to collect water or carbon dioxide.
Can you think of how all of these plants are alike? • You’re right- they all PHOTOSYNTHESIZE!