Amphicarpic - definition of Amphicarpic by The Free Dictionary
Also found in: Encyclopedia
|a.||1.||(Bot.) Producing fruit of two kinds, either as to form or time of ripening.|
References in periodicals archive
The ecological significance of fruit heteromorphism in the amphicarpic
species Catananche lutea (Asteraceae).
cylindricus are two amphicarpic
Australian annuals that, together with the pan-tropical E.
The role of seed depth, litter, and fire in the seedling establishment of amphicarpic
peanut-grass (Amphicarpum purshii).