African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 718

Full Length Research Paper

Pollen morphology of six species of subfamily Stachyoideae (Lamiaceae) in Saudi Arabia

Ahlam A. Al-Watban
  • Ahlam A. Al-Watban
  • Botany and Microbiology Department, King Saud University, P. O. Box 2455, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
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Abdullah R. Doaigey*
  • Abdullah R. Doaigey*
  • Botany and Microbiology Department, King Saud University, P. O. Box 2455, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
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Mohamed El-Zaidy
  • Mohamed El-Zaidy
  • Botany and Microbiology Department, King Saud University, P. O. Box 2455, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
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  •  Received: 27 February 2015
  •  Accepted: 21 May 2015
  •  Published: 31 May 2015

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