polypetalous

adjective
poly·pet·al·ous | \ ˌpä-lē-ˈpe-tə-ləs \

Definition of polypetalous 

: having or consisting of separate petals

First Known Use of polypetalous

circa 1704, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for polypetalous

New Latin polypetalus, from poly- + petalum petal

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