Definition of phytophile in US English:

phytophile

noun

Biology
  • A phytophilous organism. In quot. 2000: a person who likes or is interested in plants. Also as adjective: phytophilous.

Origin

Early 20th century. From phyto- + -phile, after phytophilous.

Pronunciation

phytophile

/ˈfʌɪtəfʌɪl/