Words nearby understory
How to use understory in a sentence
They decided to excavate the understory of the conflict—to figure out what it was really about–which required asking different questions and truly listening.We Need More 'Good Conflict' in Our Lives. Here's How It Works|Amanda Ripley|April 17, 2021|Time
“There’s no understory vegetation left, let alone any leaf litter suspended in it, so that species is really hanging in the balance,” says Marsh.A year after Australia’s wildfires, extinction threatens hundreds of species|John Pickrell|March 9, 2021|Science News
Trees were small in this part of the woods, with a well developed understory thicket of coralberry and sumac.
An almost continuous canopy of foliage has developed, shading the understory and thinning it by killing shrubs and saplings.
Purshia tridentata (bitterbrush) is the understory codominant.
Vegetation was pinyon-juniper woodland with an understory of mixed shrubs.
A relatively pure understory of Poa fendleriana (muttongrass), is typical of such woodland on the middle parts of the mesas.