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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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At this time of year slugs and snails normally cause untold damage and the wind and rain can also damage weak-stemmed plants.
How could such a weak-stemmed, weak-rooted annual be so competitive?
Weak-stemmed roses are difficult to use in arrangements, says Maarse, while short stems aren't a handicap.