epiphytic plant definition

  • noun:
    • plant that derives moisture and vitamins from the atmosphere and rainfall; frequently grows on another plant yet not parasitic onto it
    • plant that derives moisture and vitamins from atmosphere and rain; often develops on another plant but not parasitic about it
    • plant that derives moisture and nutrients from the atmosphere and rain; typically expands on another plant although not parasitic onto it
    • plant that derives dampness and nutritional elements from air and rainfall; typically expands on another plant yet not parasitic about it

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