chamerophyte

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From Ancient Greek χαμαί ‎(khamaí, ground) +‎ -phyte ‎(plant).

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chamerophyte ‎(plural chamerophytes)

  1. (botany) Any herbaceous or woody plant whose buds overwinter just above soil level

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