that is not an animal, especially an organism capable of photosynthesis. Typically a small or herbaceous organism of this kind, rather than a tree
"The garden had a couple of trees, and a cluster of colourful plants around the border."
of the kingdom Plantae
; now specifically, a living organism of the Embryophyta
(land plants) or of the Chlorophyta
(green algae), a eukaryote
that includes double-membraned chloroplasts
in its cells containing chlorophyll a
, or any organism closely related to such an organism.
To place (a seed or plant) in soil
or other substrate
in order that it may live and grow.
To place (an object
, or sometimes a person), often with the implication of intending deceit.