Question: Are cacti considered monocots or dicots?
Quick Answer: Botanists classify Cacti as dicots.
Why Are Cacti Considered Dicots?
Cacti are classified as dicots because their seeds produce more than one juvenile leaf. When sprouted, they release a tiny stem with two leaves, and these two leaves define cacti as a dicot.
Dicots Similar to Cacti
- pelican flower
- Baobab tree
- Rafflesia Arnoldii
- White Baneberry