Definition of Piggyback plant
1. Noun. Vigorous perennial herb with flowers in erect racemes and having young plants develop at the junction of a leaf blade and the leafstalk.
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
Group relationships: Genus Tolmiea, Tolmiea
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Literary usage of Piggyback plant
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1. Giant Science Resource Book: Grades 1-6 by Jo Ellen Moore (1998)
"... Plants piggyback plant Some plants have tiny new plants that grow at the base of the old leaves. Not All Plants Start from Seeds Jade Plant Some plants ..."