Acaulescent

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 Acaulescent - used to describe stems in plants that appear to be stemless. Actually these stems are just extremely short, the leaves appearing to rise directly out of the ground, e.g. some Viola species.  Arborescent - tree like with woody stems normally with a single trunk.  Bud - an embryonic shoot with immature stem tip.  Bulb - a short vertical underground stem with fleshy storage leaves attached,

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axil- the angle between the upper side of the stem and a leaf, branch, or petiole.axillary bud- a bud that develops in the axil.flower- the reproductive unit ofangiosperms.flower stalk- the structure that supports theflower.internode- the area of the stem between any two adjacent nodes.lateral shoot (branch)- an offshoot of the stem of a plant.leaf- an outgrowth of a plant that grows from a node in the stem. Most leaves are flat and containchloroplasts; their main function is to convert energy from sunlight into chemical energy (food) through photosynthesis.node

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