Date of Award


Degree Type

Bachelors Essay

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science (BS)


Biological Sciences


In this paper, it will be the purpose of the writer to discuss the types of sterility found in the Hyacinthus orien­talis and to locate the causes of this condition in the flower, with a view to possible improvement of the plant for purposes of cultivation. In speaking of a type of sterility, reference is made to some well-defined and frequently recurring condition which breaks that chain of processes that leads normally to fruit and seed production.


A Thesis submitted to the Faculty of the College of Liberal Arts of Marquette University in Partial Fulfillment of tho Requirement for the Degree of Bachelor of Science

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