- producing suckers.
Origin of surculose
1835–45; < Latin surculōsus twiggy, equivalent to surcul(us) shoot, twig + -ōsus -ose1
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- (of a plant) bearing suckers
C19: from Latin surculōsus woody, from surculus twig, from sūrus a branch