The photos series of Magnolia grandiflora below are an excellent example of the physiological stages of plants from flower to fruit. The process is fundamental to all angiosperms on Earth and plays an important role in food production from grains, legumes, fruits and vegetables. Photos taken by Claudia Schellenberg who recently published a travel photograph with the New York Times.
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