1. xerophilous plant plant adapted for life with a limited supply of water
  2. xerophytic plant plant adapted for life with a limited supply of water
  3. caryophyllaceous plant a plant of the family Caryophyllaceae
  4. herbaceous plant a plant lacking a permanent woody stem
  5. rupicolous plant plants growing among rocks
  6. carnivorous plant plants adapted to attract and capture and digest primarily insects but also other small animals
  7. saxicolous plant plants growing among rocks
  8. gramineous plant cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves
  9. iridaceous plant any bulbous plant of the family Iridaceae
  10. cruciferous plant any of various plants of the family Cruciferae
  11. semaphore plant erect tropical Asian shrub whose small lateral leaflets rotate on their axes and jerk up and down under the influence of sunshine
  12. cormous plant plant growing from a corm
  13. rubiaceous plant any of numerous trees or shrubs or vines of the family Rubiaceae
  14. leguminous plant an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
  15. xenotransplant a surgical procedure in which tissue or whole organs are transfered from one species to another species
  16. orchidaceous plant any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
  17. artillery plant tropical American stingless nettle that discharges its pollen explosively
  18. tortoise plant South African vine having a massive rootstock covered with deeply fissured bark
  19. hydrophytic plant a plant that grows partly or wholly in water whether rooted in the mud, as a lotus, or floating without anchorage, as the water hyacinth
  20. self-disciplined used of nonindulgent persons

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