[ stoh-luh-nif-er-uh s ]
/ ˌstoʊ ləˈnɪf ər əs /


producing or bearing stolons.

Origin of stoloniferous

First recorded in 1770–80; stolon + -i- + -ferous

OTHER WORDS FROM stoloniferous

sto·lon·if·er·ous·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for stoloniferous

  • In stoloniferous grasses a similar difficulty of removal may be caused in a slighter degree by the underground stems.

    Grasses|H. Marshall Ward