having an obvious stem rising above the ground.
having a stem clearly visible above the ground
noun Patrick (Joseph). 1936–2005, British painter and printmaker Contemporary Examples Historical Examples
noun (botany) a small stalk or stem Historical Examples
the production of flowers and fruits directly from the branches or trunks of woody or tropical plants. Historical Examples noun (botany) the production of flowers on the trunk, branches, etc, of a woody plant, as opposed to the ends of the twigs
a form of cultivated plant, Brassica oleracea botrytis, of the mustard family, whose inflorescence forms a compact, usually whitish head. Compare broccoli. this head, used as a vegetable. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples noun a variety of cabbage, Brassica oleracea botrytis, having a large edible head of crowded white flowers on a very short thick stem […]