half-evergreen

adjective

Definition of half-evergreen

of a plant
: incompletely evergreen:
a : having foliage that is functional and persistent during part of the winter or dry season
b : tending to be evergreen in the milder but deciduous in the more rigorous part of the range

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“Half-evergreen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/half-evergreen. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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