The generative cell wall in the pollen grain of Endymion non-scriptus is formed, as in somatic cells, from a cell plate between the vegetative and generative nuclei. This wall curves around the generative nucleus, and fuses with the intine to enclose the generative cell. The generative cell is subsequently freed from the intine by the constriction of the generative cell wall between the generative nucleus and the intine.

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