As adjectives the difference between herbaceous and arboreous
is that herbaceous
) not woody, lacking lignified tissues while arboreous
is woody (as opposed to herbaceous).
(label) not woody, lacking lignified tissues
(label) not woody in flavor
(label) feeding on herbs and soft plants
* 1861 , (Charles John Andersson), Lake Ngami , , page 490
- The hippopotamus is an herbaceous animal.
Woody (as opposed to herbaceous).
Wooded, covered with trees.