Definition of floristics in English:


Line breaks: flor|is¦tics
Pronunciation: /fləˈrɪstɪks
, flɒˈrɪstɪks


[treated as singular] Botany
  • The branch of phytogeography concerned with the study of plant species present in an area.
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    • In addition, upper canopy vegetation is an efficient predictor of the understory vegetation and results from woody plant floristics may apply to other plants with similar distribution patterns.
    • Students rotated from one scientist to another, assisting with data collection, and gained insight into each scientist's particular area (wetland ecology, cryptogams, syntaxonomy, floristics, or natural history).
    • The first chapter deals with floristics and the origin of the floras of the Sonoran Desert.

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