Anther & Filament of Stamen

Anther & Filament of Stamen

The center of the flower in focus has a ring of stamen, the pollen-producing male reproductive organ of a flower. The stamen is composed of two parts: the anther and filament. The anther produces and contains pollen. The filament is the stalk upon which the anther resides.

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