floriparous

adjective

flo·​rip·​a·​rous
flōˈripərəs
of a plant structure normally bearing fruits
: producing secondary or supplementary flowers rather than fruits

Word History

Etymology

Late Latin floriparus, from Latin flori- + -parus -parous

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“Floriparous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/floriparous. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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