chloranthy

noun
chlo·​ran·​thy | \ ˈklōrˌan(t)thē \
plural -es

Definition of chloranthy

: reversion of normally colored floral leaves to green foliage leaves

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History and Etymology for chloranthy

French chloranthie, from chlor- + Greek anthos flower + French -ie -y

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“Chloranthy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chloranthy. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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