Plants which bear naked seeds are called gymnosperms.
- Acorns are common gymnosperm seeds, with a smooth, outer shell.
- Gymnosperms, unlike angiosperms, lack a fleshy component to enclose the seed.
- Gymnosperms are also one of the oldest plant life forms, having evolved about 390 million years ago.
- Gymnosperms are a group of plants that includes around 200 species.
Examples of gymnosperms
The following are some examples of gymnosperms,