hygrophytic


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Related to hygrophytic: hydrophytic
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Adj.1.hygrophytic - requiring an abundance of moisture; "some tropical ferns are hygrophytic"
hydric - having or characterized by excessive moisture; "a hydric habitat"
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Different patterns of aerenchyma formation in two hygrophytic species of Paspalum (Poaceae) as response to flooding.
1991--Aquatic and hygrophytic vegetation of the Lower Volga valley--Phytocoenologia 20: 1-63.
Conocephalum salebrosum Szweykowski, Buczkowska & Odrzykoski (Marchantiopsida): modeling the ocurrence of a hygrophytic species new to the bryolora of Portugal, Madeira and Azores.