semi-prostrate


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Adj.1.semi-prostrate - imperfectly prostrate; prostrate for part of its length; "the semi-prostrate evergreen, purple heather"
unerect - not upright in position or posture
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The somnolent, sensual allure of "Touch" makes sense when you meet its creator, a woman who spends most of our chat either wrapped up duvet-style in her oversized olive blazer or lying semi-prostrate on a coffee shop couch.
THE "KELP" Senecio vitalis As though swaying in ocean eddies, this yellow-green Senecio has semi-prostrate stems and narrow, upward-reachirig leaves.
Juvenile plants of Thoroughbred exhibit a semi-prostrate growth habit in early spring, flag leaves are slightly waxy and upright at booting, leaf sheaths, and stems are waxy, and anthocyanin is not visually apparent in leaves or stems.