tubuliflorous

[too-byuh-luh-flawr-uh s, -flohr-, tyoo-]

Origin of tubuliflorous

First recorded in 1890–95; tubule + -i- + -florous
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British Dictionary definitions for tubuliflorous

tubuliflorous

adjective
  1. (of plants) having flowers or florets with tubular corollas

Word Origin for tubuliflorous

C19: from tubule + -florous
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