(of a plant) producing buds or side shoots from a flower or other terminal part.plentiful, abundant, bountiful, profuse, copious, luxuriant, rich, lush, proliferative
- 1.1(of a plant or invertebrate) propagating or multiplying by means of buds or offsets.abundant, plentiful, ample, bumper, superabundant, inexhaustible, prolific, profuse, teeming, copious, prodigal, considerable, vast, immense, great, liberal, lavish, generous, princely, handsome, luxuriant, rich
- 1.1(of a plant or invertebrate) propagating or multiplying by means of buds or offsets.
Mid 17th century from Latin proles ‘offspring’+ -ferous.
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