Are Nonvascular Plants Monocots Or Dicots? (EXPLAINED)

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Are Nonvascular Plants Monocots Or Dicots?

Question: Are nonvascular plants monocots or dicots?

Quick Answer: Nonvascular plants are neither dicots nor monocots.

Why Are Nonvascular Plants Not Considered Monocots or Dicots?

There are only three types of nonvascular plants known, none of which reproduce with seeds. They are all spore-spreading plants. Monocot vs. dicot depends on the number of embryonic leaves a plant’s seeds produce. Spore emitting plants fall outside this system.

Nonvascular Plants

  • Mosses
  • Liverworts
  • Hornworts