monocarpic plant

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Noun1.monocarpic plant - a plant that bears fruit once and diesmonocarpic plant - a plant that bears fruit once and dies
plant life, flora, plant - (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
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ABSTRACT,--Pitcher's thistle (Cirsium pitcheri) is a federally listed monocarpic plant species endemic to the shoreline dunes of Lakes Huron, Michigan and Superior.
A high percentage of monocarpic plants, especially biennials, indicate the favorable conditions for plant growth and development.