The Flower Anatomy ClipArt gallery includes 363 illustrations of the parts of a flower.

A simple flower.

Flower Parts

A simple flower.

A simple flower.

Flower Parts

A simple flower.

The whole stamen of a Lily

Flower Parts

The whole stamen of a Lily

A pistil cut in two.

Flower Parts

A pistil cut in two.

Typical forms of Corolla. 18, Papillionaceou (pea).

Pea

Typical forms of Corolla. 18, Papillionaceou (pea).

Cross section of the anatomy of a pea blossom.

Pea blossom

Cross section of the anatomy of a pea blossom.

The female reproductive organ, or pistil, of a pea plant.

Pea Pistil

The female reproductive organ, or pistil, of a pea plant.

Typical forms of Corolla. 6, Perigynous (peach).

Peach

Typical forms of Corolla. 6, Perigynous (peach).

A stalk of a single flower.

Pedicel

A stalk of a single flower.

Pictured are the stigmas, calyx, and nectary on flower A of the pelargonium blossom. Flower B pictures the calyx with ovary in cross section, nectary, and ovary. Flower C pictures the blossom with corolla removed. D and E are cross section of the ovary. F is the stamen.

Pelargonium Blossom and Nectary

Pictured are the stigmas, calyx, and nectary on flower A of the pelargonium blossom. Flower B pictures…

Corolla, laid open, and stamens of Pentstemon grandiflorus, with a sterile filament in the place of the fifth stamen, and representing it.

Pentstemon Grandiflorus

Corolla, laid open, and stamens of Pentstemon grandiflorus, with a sterile filament in the place of…

The calyx and corolla taken together.

Perianth

The calyx and corolla taken together.

Stamens of a flower that surround the rim of a cup or tube that surrounds the ovary, but is not attached to it.

Perigynous Stamens

Stamens of a flower that surround the rim of a cup or tube that surrounds the ovary, but is not attached…

Section through a petal of buttercup (Ranunculus), showing nectar gland (n).  Note bundle of conducting tissues.

Petal

Section through a petal of buttercup (Ranunculus), showing nectar gland (n). Note bundle of conducting…

A member of the inner circle of flower parts; often colored and showy.

Petal

A member of the inner circle of flower parts; often colored and showy.

Typical form of Corolla. 4, Hypogynous petals (buttercup).

Petal

Typical form of Corolla. 4, Hypogynous petals (buttercup).

This is a Buttercup petal, with glands.

Petal of Buttercup, With Glands

This is a Buttercup petal, with glands.

"Transition from petals to stamens in white water-lily. E, F, G, H, various steps between petal and stamen." -Bergen, 1896

Petals to Stamens

"Transition from petals to stamens in white water-lily. E, F, G, H, various steps between petal and…

"Philesia buxifolia; 2. stigma of Lapageria rosea (Copihue); 3. its ovary cut across; 4. its ovule." -Lindley, 1853

Philesia and Copihue

"Philesia buxifolia; 2. stigma of Lapageria rosea (Copihue); 3. its ovary cut across; 4. its ovule."…

The longitudinal section of a flower of phyllocactus shpws the botanical characteristics. A represents the calyx tube, B shows the calyx lobes, C represents the petaloid calyx lobe, D shows the petals, E shows the style, and F represents the ovary.

Longitudinal Section of Flower of Phyllocactus

The longitudinal section of a flower of phyllocactus shpws the botanical characteristics. A represents…

Typical form of Corolla. 16, Caryophyllaceous (pink).

Pink Flower

Typical form of Corolla. 16, Caryophyllaceous (pink).

The seed-bearing part of a flower.

Pistil

The seed-bearing part of a flower.

A pistil; with ovary, <em>a</em>, half cut away, to show the contained ovules; <em>b</em>, style; <em>c</em>, stigma.

Pistil

A pistil; with ovary, a, half cut away, to show the contained ovules; b, style; c,…

A simple pistil (of Isopyrm), with ovary cut across; the inner (ventral) face turned toward the eye: the ovules seem to be borne on the ventral suture, answering to leaf-margins: the stigma above seen also to answer to leaf margins.

Pistil

A simple pistil (of Isopyrm), with ovary cut across; the inner (ventral) face turned toward the eye:…

A pistil, that is, a scale of the cone, of a Larch, at the time of flowering; inside view, showing its pair of naked ovules.

Pistil

A pistil, that is, a scale of the cone, of a Larch, at the time of flowering; inside view, showing its…

Pistil of Geranium or Cranesbill

Pistil

Pistil of Geranium or Cranesbill

Pistil of Geranium or Cranesbill, ripe, with the five carpels splitting away from the long beak (carpophore), and hanging from its top by their recurving styles.

Pistil

Pistil of Geranium or Cranesbill, ripe, with the five carpels splitting away from the long beak (carpophore),…

The upper side of an open pistil or scale from a forming Larch-cone.

Pistil

The upper side of an open pistil or scale from a forming Larch-cone.

The upper side of an open pistil or scale from a forming Larch-cone. The ovules becoming seeds.

Pistil

The upper side of an open pistil or scale from a forming Larch-cone. The ovules becoming seeds.

Pistils united in St. John's Wort, (Gray, 1858).

Pistil

Pistils united in St. John's Wort, (Gray, 1858).

Pistil of Sand-Spurrey cut through lengthwise and magnified, (Gray, 1858).

Pistil

Pistil of Sand-Spurrey cut through lengthwise and magnified, (Gray, 1858).

Pistil and flower of Catchfly cut through lengthwise, (Gray, 1858).

Pistil

Pistil and flower of Catchfly cut through lengthwise, (Gray, 1858).

the compound pistil of Mallow magnified.

Pistil

the compound pistil of Mallow magnified.

The pistil of the American Linden.

Pistil

The pistil of the American Linden.

The pistil of the American Linden, cut in two.

Pistil

The pistil of the American Linden, cut in two.

Pistil of Garden Gooseberry.

Pistil

Pistil of Garden Gooseberry.

Pistil and stamens of a shepherd's purse.

Pistil and stamens of shepherd's purse

Pistil and stamens of a shepherd's purse.

Pictured is the pistil from the flower of a pea. A is the pistil from the side, (o) is the ovary, (s) is the style, and (st) is the stigma. B is the pistil opened lengthwise. C is the cross section to show the position of placenta.

Pistil from Flower of Pea

Pictured is the pistil from the flower of a pea. A is the pistil from the side, (o) is the ovary, (s)…

Compound 3-carpellary pistil of common St. John's-wort, cut across: the three styles separate.

Pistil of common St. John's-wort

Compound 3-carpellary pistil of common St. John's-wort, cut across: the three styles separate.

Pistil of a Sandwort, with vertical and transverse section of the ovary: free central placenta.

Pistil of Sandwort

Pistil of a Sandwort, with vertical and transverse section of the ovary: free central placenta.

Two simple carpals or pistil-leaves, united at the base only, cut across both above and below.

Pistil of Saxifrage

Two simple carpals or pistil-leaves, united at the base only, cut across both above and below.

The same of shrubby St. John's-wort; the three styles as well as ovaries here united into one.

Pistil of shrubby St. John's-wort

The same of shrubby St. John's-wort; the three styles as well as ovaries here united into one.

Compound 3-carpellary pistil of Tradescantia or Spiderwort; the three stigmas as well as styles and ovary completely coalescent into one.

Pistil of Spiderwort

Compound 3-carpellary pistil of Tradescantia or Spiderwort; the three stigmas as well as styles and…

"Parts of the pistil. ov, ovary; sty, style; stig, stigma." -Bergen, 1896

Pistil Parts

"Parts of the pistil. ov, ovary; sty, style; stig, stigma." -Bergen, 1896

Pistil of Anemone, cut in half, showing the ovary and ovule,(Gray, 1858).

Anemone Pistil

Pistil of Anemone, cut in half, showing the ovary and ovule,(Gray, 1858).

Pistil of the flower of the Morning Glory.

Morning Glory Pistil

Pistil of the flower of the Morning Glory.

Pistil of the flower of the Morning Glory.

Morning Glory Pistil

Pistil of the flower of the Morning Glory.

Eleven-celled pistil White Water-Lily, (Gray, 1858).

Water-lily Pistil

Eleven-celled pistil White Water-Lily, (Gray, 1858).

"Plantago lanceolata. 1. flower and bract; 2. pistil; 3. ovary cut across; 4. seed; 5. section of it." -Lindley, 1853

Ribwort Plantain

"Plantago lanceolata. 1. flower and bract; 2. pistil; 3. ovary cut across; 4. seed; 5. section of it."…

This illustration shows a poppy flower with its petals removed.

Poppy, Petals Removed

This illustration shows a poppy flower with its petals removed.

Typical forms of Corolla. 14, Salver-shaped (primrose).

Primrose

Typical forms of Corolla. 14, Salver-shaped (primrose).

"Dimorphous flowers of the primrose. I, a long-styled flower; II, a short-styled one." -Bergen, 1896

Primrose Flowers

"Dimorphous flowers of the primrose. I, a long-styled flower; II, a short-styled one." -Bergen, 1896

"Ludwigia Jussiaeoides. 1. a flower with two sepals and all the petals cut off; 2. a calyx and inferior ovary; 3. a transverse section of the ovary; 4. a seed with the distinct raphe; 5. an embryo extracted." -Lindley. 1853

Wingleaf Primrosewillow

"Ludwigia Jussiaeoides. 1. a flower with two sepals and all the petals cut off; 2. a calyx and inferior…

Forms of cyme. 4, Privet (panicled).

Privet

Forms of cyme. 4, Privet (panicled).

A pyxis is a pod which opens crosswise, the top separating as a lid, (Gray, 1858).

Pyxis

A pyxis is a pod which opens crosswise, the top separating as a lid, (Gray, 1858).

Rose thorns.

Rose

Rose thorns.

Typical forms of Corolla.  17, Rosaceous (rose).

Rose Example

Typical forms of Corolla. 17, Rosaceous (rose).

"1. Salva officinalis; 2. its corolla laid open; 3. its pistil; 4. the pistil and lower part of the flower cut open; 5. perpendicular section of a nut." -Lindley, 1853

Common Sage

"1. Salva officinalis; 2. its corolla laid open; 3. its pistil; 4. the pistil and lower part of the…

"Salvertia convallariodora. 1. an expanded flower; 2. a portion of the calyx, with the stamens; 3. a pistil; 4. a transverse section of the ovary." -Lindley, 1853

Salvertia

"Salvertia convallariodora. 1. an expanded flower; 2. a portion of the calyx, with the stamens; 3. a…

A flower of the common scurvey grass.

Flower of scurvey grass

A flower of the common scurvey grass.