Galapagos Wildlife: A male Galapagos carpenter bee © GCT

A Galapagos carpenter bee pollinating a flower © GCT

Pollination is the process by which many flowering plant species reproduce. Pollen from one plant is carried to another by the wind or by insects. The pollen then fertilises an ovule (egg) to produce a seed.


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Glossary of Galapagos