June 20, 2020

Chicory Stamen

Macro and Micro Picture of the Day 2020-06-20

Here is a stamen from a chicory (Cichorium intybus) flower at 40x magnification. Right click for full resolution. This somewhat resembles a very salty pretzel, with pollen grains instead of salt.

Equipment used: AmScope M150C microscope with Raspberry Pi camera module V2 (8MP).

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