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Is mango a monocot or a dicot?

Mango    Nigeria

Is mango a dicotyledonous plant? I am confused if it is a monocotyledonous plant or a dicotyledonous plant


Posted by: Michael kolade (1 point) Michael kolade
Posted: April 28, 2015




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Dicot.
You can tell because the arrangement of major leaf veins is parallel


Posted by: David Hughes (51 points) David Hughes
Posted: April 29, 2015


Charlie Anderson commented,
A mango is indeed a dicot, but the leaf veins are reticulated (in general, leaf veins running parallel to the long axis of the leaf = monocot, reticulated (branching) leaf veins = dicot)
over 4 years ago.



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