Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between apocarpous and syncarpous ovary.

Difference between apocarpous and syncarpous ovary

1. The flower has several free ovaries in apocarpous. There is a single ovary in syncarpous.

2. Apocarpous ovary is always unilocular. Ayncarpous ovary can be unilocular or multilocular.

3. On maturity apocarpous ovary forms fruitlet of aggregate type. On maturity syncarpous ovary forms a simple fruit.

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