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NOUN   xerophyte | xerophytes
SYNO desert plant | xerophile | xerophilous plant | ...
kserofit {m}
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Translation for 'xerophyte' from English to Polish

kserofit {m}bot.
Usage Examples English
  • The species is a xerophyte, a drought-tolerant plant and survives in environments with sustained predictable dry periods followed by periods of moist soil.
  • "Thymus moroderi" is a xerophyte plant which thrives in areas with a total annual precipitation of 300mm and less, as recorded in the southern part of the Alicante province and contiguous areas in Murcia.
  • This plant is a xerophyte, and grows on karst mountain terrains.
  • In ‘Plantesamfund’, Warming coined the words hydrophyte, mesophyte, xerophyte and halophyte.
  • An easily cultivated, fast growing epiphyte or xerophyte.
  • The leaves are oval shaped and due to its xerophyte adaptations it is leathery on the underparts.
  • Like most cactuses, it is a xerophyte, making it capable of growing in areas receiving very little rainfall. It has a laterally extensive, shallow root system.
  • The Arizona Cactus Botanical Garden was a non-profit botanical garden, located at 8 Cactus Lane, Bisbee, Arizona, United States, containing representative samples of over 800 varieties of high desert xerophyte plant life.
  • The habitat consists of dry slopes, gorges and plateaus with xerophyte or steppe vegetation, sometimes wooded areas from 1,800 up to 2,800 meters.
  • "Anabasis articulata" is a plant of the genus "Anabasis". It a salt-tolerant xerophyte that is found in the Syrian desert. Bedouins often use the plant's ashes as a soap substitute.
  • It occurs in rocky xerophyte communities in the middle montane zone.
  • Located on a coastal plain of xerophyte vegetation (19 msn) covering the entire western Falcón state and reaches its narrowest point just in the city, closing a few miles east of Coro by foothills of the Sierra de Falcón.
  • This xerophyte is tolerant of most droughts when mature.
  • This species is very common for xerophyte associations of the Ararat plain, particularly in sandy semi-desert.
  • A more well-known xerophyte is the succulent plant "Agave americana".
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