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A seed is an ovule with a protective coating, encasing a live plant embryo and a nutrient source.[1] They are used by many plants to reproduce.

Seed, according to the public domain 1915 work The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture, refers to the ""The ripened ovule; the essential part is the embryo, and this is contained within integuments.

Seed Packets and Seed Information

According to, "Generally, seed packets labels include:[2]

Seeds in the Bible

In the Old Testament, the Book of Genesis contains an explanation of how all plant forms began:

"And God said, Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb yielding seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in itself, upon the earth: and it was so. And the earth brought forth grass, and herb yielding seed after its kind, and the tree yielding fruit, whose seed was in itself, after its kind: and God saw that it was good. And the evening and the morning were the third day."[3]

See also


  1. Wile, Dr. Jay L. Exploring Creation With Biology. Apologia Educational Ministries, Inc. 1998
  2. Seed Packets and Seed Info, Accessed March 22, 2015
  3. King James Bible, KJV, Genesis 1:12,13, 1611.

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