Phanerogamae, also known as Spermatophyta or Seed Bearing Plants is a Sub-Kingdom under Kingdom Plantae which includes seed-bearing plants.
- Most advanced plants
- Bear seeds (may be covered or naked)
- Well developed roots, stems and leaves
- Contain vascular bundles (xylem, phloem)
- Division Gymnospermae
- Division Angiospermae
- In contrast to Cryptogamae, the word Phanerogamae is derived from the greek words "phanerós" which means visible and "gameein" which means to marry.