monopodial

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monopodial

Orchids which grow upward from a single stem producing leaves and flowers along that stem. One of the two forms of orchid vegetative growth (the other is sympodial), wherein a single vegetative shoot grows continually upward, such as in the central rosette of Phalaenopsis and the more vine-like Vanda.

 

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