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The four different kinds of whorls arranged successively on the stalk are


( A ) Receptacle, calyx, corolla, androecium
( B ) Calyx, thalamus, androecium and gynoecium
( C ) calyx, corolla, androecium and gynoecium
( D ) Thalamus, receptacle, calyx and corolla

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(C) is the right answer.

Flower has four different kinds of whorls arranged successively on the swollen end of the stalk or pedicel, called thalamus or receptacle. These are calyx, corolla, androecium and gynoecium. Calyx and corolla are accessory organs, while androecium and gynoecium are reproductive organs.
answered Apr 4, 2014 by pady_1
 
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