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Search Results for: xerophyte

Xerophyte

Plant adapted for life with a limited supply of water; compare hydrophyte and... Read More

Mesophyte

Land plant growing in surroundings having an average supply of water; compare xerophyte and hydrophyte.A plant that occupies... Read More

Hydrophyte

Definition noun, plural: hydrophytes (botany) Any plant adapted to grow wholly or partly submerged in water or wet habitats;... Read More

Marram Grass

A xerophyte plant commonly found on coastal sand dunes, which are usually one of the first pioneers to colonise the area in... Read More

CAM

Definition noun An acronym for:Crassulacean acid metabolism (botany), an elaborate carbon fixation pathway in plants, such... Read More