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Fruit

The effect of the pollination of the flower is the fruit. The percentage of fruit formed in the inflorescence varies greatly. Obviously, autogamous orchids produce the most fruit in relation to the number of flowers, because all or nearly all flowers become pollinated. In many species of insect pollinators, only single flowers in the inflorescence bear fruit. E.g, the American genus Oncidiuin, often with inflorescences of several dozen ... Read More »