psammophyte

noun
psam·​mo·​phyte | \ ˈsaməˌfīt \
plural -s

Definition of psammophyte

: a plant thriving on or requiring sandy soil

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Other Words from psammophyte

psammophytic \ ¦⸗⸗¦fitik \ adjective

History and Etymology for psammophyte

International Scientific Vocabulary psamm- + -phyte

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“Psammophyte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/psammophyte. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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