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serotinous

[sə′rät·ən·əs]
(botany)
Plants which flower or develop late in a season.
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Effects of fire regime on the serotiny level of jack pine.
Serotiny, geography and fire in the pine barrens of New Jersey, Evolution 35: 101-123.
Cone serotiny of lodgepole pine near West Yellowstone, Montana.
Disturbance history and serotiny of Pinus contorta in western Montana.
A model of fire selection for serotiny in lodgepole pine.