[flaw-ris-tiks, floh-]

noun (used with a singular verb)

the study of the distribution, number, types, and relationships of plant species in an area or areas. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for floristics



(functioning as singular) the branch of botany concerned with the types, numbers, and distribution of plant species in a particular area
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