Definition of stoloniferous in US English:

stoloniferous

adjective

  • See stolon

    • ‘Hieracium pilosella L. is a widespread stoloniferous perennial that produces distinct rosettes on a slender rootstock.’
    • ‘Other studies have noted changes in resource allocation with reference to the availability of supports as well as rates of development, leaves, stoloniferous axes and other climbing aids.’
    • ‘Thymus loscosii is a perennial woody plant, 9-10 cm tall, with abundant stoloniferous branches.’
    • ‘B. erecta is a stoloniferous species, consisting of a rosette of petiolated dissected leaves.’
    • ‘The species is sometimes stoloniferous, with a rosette of basal leaves and a variable number of fertile stems bearing dichasium-type inflorescences.’

Pronunciation

stoloniferous

/ˌstōləˈnif(ə)rəs//ˌstoʊləˈnɪf(ə)rəs/