- See epiphyte.
- An epiphyte
- A plant developing completely in the air, and receiving its nutrition as a result; an air plant or epiphyte.
- A plant which lives exclusively in atmosphere, taking in all its nourishment as a result alone, as some orchids and lots of Bromeliaceæ; an air-plant. See epiphyte.
- plant that derives dampness and nutritional elements from the environment and rain; often develops on another plant however parasitic upon it
Hyponym for "aerophyte"
Hypernym for "aerophyte"