sphagnous

adjective
sphag·​nous | \ ˈsfag-nəs How to pronounce sphagnous (audio) \

Definition of sphagnous

: of, relating to, or abounding in sphagnum

First Known Use of sphagnous

circa 1828, in the meaning defined above

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