The Great Corn Adventure

Basic parts of the corn kernel. Seed coat (Seed coat or pericarp protects what's inside the seed). Endosperm (Provides food energy for the young plant or embryo. It makes up most of the kernel by weight). Embryo or germ (Always on the side with the indentation. It is the immature corn part). Kernel tip (Where the kernel is attached to the cob).

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