How are fruits formed?

Asked by Abhinav | 9th Nov, 2016, 08:17: PM

Expert Answer:

A fruit is a ripened ovary.
1. After the ovule in an ovary is fertilized in pollination, the ovary begins to ripen.
2. The ovule develops into a seed and the ovary wall become fleshy or form a hard outer covering (as in nuts) which is the fruit.

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 10th Nov, 2016, 07:49: AM