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Botanical Nerd Word: Stoloniferous

Stoloniferous: Having stolons, horizontal, above-ground, creeping stems with roots and shoots forming at the nodes and the tip.*

Strawberries and spider plants are both well known for reproducing by stolons. Happy strawberry season!

*Pell, S.K., Angell, B. (2016). A botanist’s vocabulary: 1300 terms explained and illustrated. Portland: Timber Press.

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