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widely cultivated American monocarpic plant with greenish-white flowers on a tall stalk; blooms only after ten to twenty years and then dies Agave americana , American agave
rare fungus having a large (up to 14 inches wide) yellow fruiting body with multiple individual caps and a broad central stalk and a fragrant odor Albatrellus dispansus
fungus with a whitish often circular cap and a white pore surface and small pores and a white central stalk; found under conifers; edible but not popular Albatrellus ovinus , sheep polypore
common North American wild onion with a strong onion odor and an umbel of pink flowers atop a leafless stalk; British Columbia to California and Arizona and east to Wyoming and Colorado Allium acuminatum , Hooker's onion
coarse Old World perennial having a large bulb and tall stalk of greenish purple-tinged flowers; widely naturalized Allium ampeloprasum , kurrat , Levant garlic , wild leek
plant having basal grasslike leaves and a narrow open cluster of starlike yellowish-orange flowers atop a leafless stalk; southwestern United States; only species of Anthericum growing in North America amber lily , Anthericum torreyi
agaric with a pallid cap and a stalk that is enlarged near the base American parasol , Lepiota americana
partly inverted ovule turned back 90 degrees on its stalk amphitropous ovule
completely inverted ovule turned back 180 degrees on its stalk anatropous ovule
plant with nearly leafless stalk topped by a cluster of red or reddish lavender flowers; California to Oregon Andrew's clintonia , Clintonia andrewsiana , red Clintonia
part of the stamen that contains pollen; usually borne on a stalk anther
(botany) a natural swelling or enlargement: at the base of the stalk or seta in certain mosses or on the cone scale of certain conifers apophysis
fleshy and usually brightly colored cover of some seeds that develops from the ovule stalk and partially or entirely envelopes the seed aril
fungus with a brown cap and white gills and a membranous ring halfway up the stalk Armillaria caligata , booted armillaria
edible green stalk of a cultivated perennial asparagus
angle of leaf stalk or stem axil
yucca of west central United States having a clump of basal grasslike leaves and a central stalk with a terminal raceme of small whitish flowers bear grass , Yucca glauca
yucca of southern United States having a clump of basal grasslike leaves and a central stalk with a terminal raceme of small whitish flowers bear grass , Yucca smalliana
morel whose pitted fertile body is attached to the stalk with little free skirt around it; the fertile body is grey when young and black in old age black morel , conic morel , Morchella angusticeps , Morchella conica , narrowhead morel
fungus with a long coarsely shaggy reticulate stalk and a rimose areolate cap surface Boletellus russellii
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