a plant having a vascular system.
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How to use vascular plant in a sentence
These mushrooms have a symbiotic relationship with vascular plants—they help the flora absorb nutrients, and in turn receive carbon dioxide.
Martin recommends watering a couple times a day, for three to 10 minutes, more briefly than you would douse vascular plants like grass.
Scientific definitions for vascular plant
Any of various plants that have the vascular tissues xylem and phloem. The vascular plants include all seed-bearing plants (the gymnosperms and angiosperms) and the pteridophytes (including the ferns, lycophytes, and horsetails). Also called tracheophyte Compare nonvascular plant.
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