(Latin: green crop, grass)
Typical of an herb as distinguished from a woody plant; green and leaflike in appearance or texture.
herbarium (s) (noun), herbariums, heraria (pl)
An institution or building or a book for the preservation of plant specimens: "The university build a temperature controlled herbarium in which to store the preserved specimens of exotic plants collected from around the world. The famous explorer who had been a student at the university contributed her herbaria."
herbiferous (adjective), more herbiferous, most herbiferous
A reference to plants that produce a special kind of vegetation: There are herbiferous flavors and aromas that are related to various types of plants that are either used for medicine or those which give flavors to food.
All organisms, including animals, which feed only, or mainly, on plant materials.
herborize (verb), herborizes; herborized; herborizing
To search for existing plants or new species of herbs in order to classify them: Paul's botany teacher assigned his students to go out into the nearby fields to herborize the vegetation that was growing there.
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