weak-stemmed


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Adj.1.weak-stemmed - having a weak stem
caulescent, cauline, stemmed - (of plants) producing a well-developed stem above ground
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Perennials that are too weak-stemmed to stand up to a little snow are not my idea of winter interest.
At this time of year slugs and snails normally cause untold damage and the wind and rain can also damage weak-stemmed plants.
Sometimes you can plant tall, weak-stemmed perennials between woody perennials or shrubs that serve as subtle supports.