Asexual reproduction is a type of reproduction that only requires one parent. The offspring only have the characteristics and traits from that parents. In Asexual Reproduction,
you Don't need a Male Partner to Fertilize or ovulate the egg. Similarly You don't need female partner to Fertilize.
The Male individual or female individual can alone do it within their body system.
Advantages are pretty Simple:
1. Rapid Populating- It can produce itself rapidly.
2. No Mates Required
3. In difficult or emergency situations, plants and organisms can keep themselves alive and produce.
4. Asexual reproducers do not have to carry their offspring for a long amount i.e No true investment.