Bean seedling, Phaseolus vulgaris, sprouting cotyledons
Contributor:Martin Shields / Alamy Stock Photo
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Dimensions:3421 x 5111 px | 29 x 43.3 cm | 11.4 x 17 inches | 300dpi
Date taken:23 May 2008
Common bean (red kidney bean variety), Phaseolus vulgaris, seedling sprouting, showing the 2 cotedylons. These are green, epigeal cotyledons which contribute stored food but also photosynthesize until they wither and fall off.