a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
phytoplankton - photosynthetic or plant constituent of plankton
endemic - a plant that is native to a certain limited area
plantlet - a young plant or a small plant
wilding - a wild uncultivated plant (especially a wild apple or crab-apple tree)
ornamental - any plant grown for its beauty or ornamental value
pot plant - a plant suitable for growing in a flowerpot (especially indoors)
acrogen - any flowerless plant such as a fern (pteridophyte) or moss (bryophyte) in which growth occurs only at the tip of the main stem
apomict - a plant that reproduces or is reproduced by apomixis
aquatic - a plant that lives in or on water
cryptogam - formerly recognized taxonomic group including all flowerless and seedless plants that reproduce by means of spores: ferns, mosses, algae, fungi
annual - a plant that completes its entire life cycle within the space of a year
biennial - a plant having a life cycle that normally takes two seasons from germination to death to complete
perennial - a plant lasting for three seasons or more
escape - a plant originally cultivated but now growing wild
hygrophyte - a plant that grows in a moist habitat
neophyte - a plant that is found in an area where it had not been recorded previously
embryo - (botany) a minute rudimentary plant contained within a seed or an archegonium
monocarp / monocarpic plant / monocarpous plant - a plant that bears fruit once and dies
sporophyte - the spore-producing individual or phase in the life cycle of a plant having alternation of generations
gametophyte - the gamete-producing individual or phase in the life cycle of a plant having alternation of generations
fungus - a parasitic plant lacking chlorophyll and leaves and true stems and roots and reproducing by spores
houseplant - any of a variety of plants grown indoors for decorative purposes
garden plant - any of a variety of plants usually grown especially in a flower or herb garden
vascular plant / tracheophyte - green plant having a vascular system: ferns, gymnosperms, angiosperms
poisonous plant - a plant that when touched or ingested in sufficient quantity can be harmful or fatal to an organism
air plant / epiphyte / aerophyte / epiphytic plant - plant that derives moisture and nutrients from the air and rain
rock plant - plant that grows on or among rocks or is suitable for a rock garden
autophyte / autophytic plant / autotroph / autotrophic organism - plant capable of synthesizing its own food from simple organic substances
myrmecophyte - plant that affords shelter or food to ants that live in symbiotic relations with it
buildings for carrying on industrial labor; "they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles"
something planted secretly for discovery by another; "the police used a plant to trick the thieves"; "he claimed that the evidence against him was a plant"
an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience
put firmly in the mind; "Plant a thought in the students'' minds"
place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive; "Plant a spy in Moscow"; "plant bugs in the dissident''s apartment"
fix or set securely or deeply; "He planted a knee in the back of his opponent"; "The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum"
pot - plant in a pot
nest - fit together or fit inside
bury / sink - embed deeply
put or set (seeds or seedlings) into the ground; "Let''s plant flowers in the garden"
root - plant by the roots
puddle - dip into mud before planting
checkrow - plant in checkrows
bed - place (plants) in a prepared bed of soil
dibble - plant with a wooden hand tool
afforest / forest - establish a forest on previously unforested land
replant - plant again or anew
set up or lay the groundwork for; "establish a new department"
place into a river; "plant fish"