COLLEGE NAME: CMR National PU College ITPL
SAMPLE NAME: Almond shell
SAMPLE COLLECTED FROM,DATE: Bought from shop on 6/2/2019
SAMPLE VIEWED AT,DATE: CMR National PU college on 8/3/2019
STUDENTS INVOLVED: Neha , Pragna , Vimarsha , Aishwaria
The fruit of the almond is a drupe, consisting of an outer hull and a hard shell with the seed(nut). Inside the hull is a reticulated, hard, woody shell (like the outside of a peach pit) called the endocarp. When we cut a small section of the shell and place it under the foldscope we see the fiber like structures of the shell.