Light microscope images of daisy pollen [family Asteraceae]. Daisies are mainly insect-pollinated as suggested by the pollen grains' spiky shape. Spikes help pollen stick to insects' bodies. Photo Credit: Australasian Pollen and Spore Atlas, ANU
A NEW PHYTOPIA by photographer/designer Rob Kesseler In the tradition of making nature aesthetically accessible Scanning Electron Microscope Images seen through an artist’s eyes “ Just as the original.
Grains of pollen come in all shapes and sizes. The large object in the centre of this image is pumpkin pollen; the tiny speck just below and to the right of it is forget-me-not pollen Picture: MICRONAUT / CATERS