Botanical Words Alphabetical List - HI
HIBERNACULUM:The part of a plant that is dormant in the winter, as a bulb or bud.
HILAR: Belonging to the hilum, or scar, on a seed produced by the attachment to the pod, as with beans.
HILL: 1. A small raised mound or raised row with a cluster of cultivated plants, such as potatoes. 2. A group of vining plants or others planted in a cluster instead of a row, such as a hill of squash or pumpkin, even if the soil isn't mounded above the level of the garden.
HILUM: The scar on a seed marking its point of attachment, as with beans or peas.
HIRSUTE: Having coarse, rigid hairs.
HISPID: Having stiff, bristly hairs or tiny spines.
HISPIDITY: The state of being hispid.
HISPIDULOUS: Somewhat hispid.
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