11 terms

Arkansas Ag Science and Technology

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. annual
—a plant that completes its life cycle in one year or less
. biennial
—a plant that needs two years to complete its life cycle
. dicot
—a plant with two seed leaves
. fertilizer
—a material that supplies nutrients to plants
monocot
—a plant with one seed leaf
. perennial
—a plant that needs more than two years to complete its life cycle
photosynthesis
—the food-making process of plants
plant science
—the science of plant growth, care, and management
respiration
—the process by which plants convert food to energy
. soil
—the outer layer of the earth's crust that supports plant growth
transpiration
—the process by which a plant loses water vapor