vegetative reproduction


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a·sex·u·al re·pro·duc·tion

reproduction other than by union of male and female sex cells.
Synonym(s): agamogenesis, agamogony

vegetative reproduction

see VEGETATIVE PROPAGATION.

vegetative reproduction

reproduction by budding, not involving sexual cells
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Some vegetative rosettes (20 of 120, 17%) had [greater than or equal to] 5 cladodes the first year they were seen, because fission is scored as vegetative reproduction.
Hence, it is highly probable that the clumps collected by Soltis et al (1987) represented closest relatives because the vegetative reproduction is most frequent that the sexual reproduction in this epiphyte.
repens over a wide geographical range could reveal correlations among cytotypes and self compatibility, vegetative reproduction, and morphological features.
We also ascertain the relationship between age of maturity and life span in herbaceous perennials with vegetative reproduction compared with those without it.