Janice M. Glime jmglime at MTU.EDU
Fri Nov 22 14:14:00 EST 1996

The glossary in Gleason and Cronquist, Manual of Vascular Plants,
specifically says that monoecious is having both staminate and pistillate
flowers on the same plant, but not perfect flowers.  That definition is
consistent among all the plant taxonomic glossaries I have used.
 Janice M. Glime, Professor  
 Department of Biological Sciences
 Michigan Technological University
 Houghton, MI 49931-1295
 jmglime at
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