The wonderful mystery of life is wrapped in one flower, with its stamens, pistils and ovaries.
"Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners" by B.G. Jefferis
The flowers of grasses are reduced to their essential organs, the stamens and the pistil.
"A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses" by Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
They have developed from the pistillate parent only.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Fifth Annual Meeting" by Various
Did you ever fire a pistil, Fanny?
"Hope and Have" by Oliver Optic
The stamens and pistils of flowers answer the different organs of the two sexes in animals.
"Mysteries of Bee-keeping Explained" by M. Quinby
Examine flowers of different ages and trace the change from the minute pistil to the pod.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study" by Ontario Ministry of Education
Ovary, style, and stigma together make the pistil.
"The Renewal of Life; How and When to Tell the Story to the Young" by Margaret Warner Morley
Pistillate flowers are single or verticillate.
"The Genus Pinus" by George Russell Shaw
The stamens and pistil are so arranged that smaller species would not effect the object.
"The Beauties of Nature" by Sir John Lubbock
Wid de pistils, de musket, and de b'ilin' water we'll fight 'em!
"Daughters of the Revolution and Their Times" by Charles Carleton Coffin
I couldn't see, in course, and I dassint breathe for fear o' the pistil.
"Hidden Hand" by Emma Dorothy Eliza Nevitte Southworth
The third (3) has pistils in abundance, but is destitute of stamens, and hence, will not bear alone.
"Soil Culture" by J. H. Walden
Staminate and pistillate portions of the flower-spike contiguous, the latter 2.5 cm.
"The Plants of Michigan" by Henry Allan Gleason
Somehow, it reminded me of a huge red flower with a black pistil laying there on the white salt.
"Do Unto Others" by Mark Clifton
They shoot before they have pistils.
"The Handbook of Conundrums" by Edith B. Ordway
When a Malay prepares for war he slashes the pistil with his kriss.
"A Transient Guest" by Edgar Saltus
As the pollen acts directly on the ovules, such pistil (or organ acting as pistil) has no stigma.
"The Elements of Botany" by Asa Gray
In the twentieth, the pistil and stamen are united.
"Lives of Eminent Zoologists, from Aristotle to Linnæus" by William MacGillivray
They are naked, that is without sepals or petals, and generally imperfect, wanting either stamens or pistil.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7" by Various
Bracts oblong, about equal to the stamens and pistils.
"Woodland Gleanings" by Charles Tilt