Related formssub·fo·li·ar, adjective
Examples from the Web for foliar
The foliar portion or first leaves (one, two, or more) of the embryo as found in the seed.
No special secretion has been observed to be exuded in the foliar chambers of Lathraea.The Romance of Plant Life|G. F. Scott Elliot
On turning from foliar expansions, to stems and roots, facts of like meaning meet us.Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I|Herbert Spencer
Phyllome, foliar parts, those answering to leaves in their nature.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
The two species, moreover, do not always agree in the position of the foliar resin-ducts.The Genus Pinus|George Russell Shaw