cauliflory

cauliflory

[kaw-li-flawr-ee, ‐flohr-ee]
noun Botany.
the production of flowers and fruits directly from the branches or trunks of woody or tropical plants.

cauliflorous, adjective
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cauliflory (ˈkɔːlɪˌflɔːrɪ)
 
n
botany the production of flowers on the trunk, branches, etc, of a woody plant, as opposed to the ends of the twigs
 
[C20: from Latin caulis stem + -flory, from flōs flower]
 
cauli'florous
 
adj

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