seed development

id: GO:0048316
name: seed development
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The process whose specific outcome is the progression of the seed over time, from its formation to the mature structure. A seed is a propagating organ formed in the sexual reproductive cycle of gymnosperms and angiosperms, consisting of a protective coat enclosing an embryo and food reserves.

Parent Functions

GO:0009791post-embryonic development
GO:0032501multicellular organismal process
GO:0048608reproductive structure development