Glossary: endosperm

Definition:

the nutritive material (mealy, oily, fleshy or horny) stored within the seed, and often surrounding the embryo.

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-17

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Glossary details: endosperm.
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/glossary-display.php?glossary_id=256, retrieved 27 March 2017

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