monocarpic

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monocarpic

[¦män·ō¦kär·pik]
(botany)
Bearing fruit once and then dying.
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Size-dependency of sex-allocation in hermaphroditic, monocarpic plants.
Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) is one of four important agronomic monocarpic plants which are planted to produce edible oil in the world [44].
REMOBILIZATION AND TRANSFER of the stored assimilates in vegetative tissues to the grain in monocarpic plants such as wheat require the initiation of whole plant senescence (Gan and Amasino, 1997; Nooden et al.