cleistogamy

/ (klaɪˈstɒɡəmɪ) /


noun
  1. self-pollination and fertilization of an unopened flower, as in the flowers of the violet produced in summer: Compare chasmogamy

Derived forms of cleistogamy

  • cleistogamous or cleistogamic (ˌklaɪstəˈɡæmɪk), adjective

Words Nearby cleistogamy

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