apophyte

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

apo- +‎ -phyte

NounEdit

apophyte (plural apophytes)

  1. (ecology, botany) Any native plant growing in disturbed land, such as in an abandoned field

Derived termsEdit

  • apophytic
  • apophytically

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • agriophyte
  • anthropochore
Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 18:01