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Unbranched   Botany  ]
Synonyms: Branchless, Unbranching, Solitary

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  Without branches, a plant with an unbranched stem. For example a palm tree, or a solitary (Single stemmed) cactus.  

Antonyms: branched, clustering, clumping

Unbranched habit   [ Plant Morphology - Botany]
Synonym: Branchless or Solitary Habit)
  An unbranched or solitary  habit is a vegetative features that describe a  plant having a single stem without secondary branches.  
  Left:  Echinocactus grusonii var. brevispinus
Astrophytum asterias nudum

Two solitary (unbranched) cacti.






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