self-compatible

[self-kuhm-pat-uh-buhl]
adjective Botany.
able to be fertilized by its own pollen.

self-compatibility [self-kuhm-pat-uh-bil-i-tee] , noun
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self-compatible
 
adj
(of a plant) capable of self-fertilization
 
self-compati'bility
 
n

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Any new sour cherry cultivar released must be self-compatible so that pollinator trees are not needed.
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