Question: Are oats considered monocots or dicots?
Quick Answer: Oats are classified as a monocot.
Why Are Oats Considered Monocots?
Oats produce a single embryonic leaf when they sprout, and this makes them a monocot. Monocot is short for monocotyledon, which in non-scientific terms means single baby leaf.
Monocots Similar to Oats
- Common grasses
- Sugar Cane
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