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Dictionary of Horticulture, The National Gardening Association

by National Gardening Association

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Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English


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Number of Pages848
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Open LibraryOL7349481M
ISBN 100140178821
ISBN 109780140178821

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Horticulture has been defined as the agriculture of plants, mainly for food, materials, comfort and beauty. According to American horticulturist Liberty Hyde Bailey, "Horticulture is the growing of flowers, fruits and vegetables, and of plants for ornament and fancy.". A more precise definition can be given as "The cultivation. National Garden Clubs continues to set the direction for American floral designing and raise the bar for both exhibitors and judges, and educates both our members and the public in floral design, horticulture and NGC projects. Please note that quantity discounts do not apply to this item.

Horticulture Exhibiting and Judging. This new book is a supplement to the Handbook for Flower Shows. It was written to help garden club members entering shows and judges trying to determine winning exhibits. National Garden Clubs, Inc. is no longer accepting new subscriptions for the printed version of The National Gardener. The magazine is. horticulture (hôr′tĭ-kŭl′chər) n. 1. The science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, flowers, or ornamental plants. 2. The cultivation of a garden. [Latin hortus, garden; see gher- in Indo-European roots + (agri)culture.] hor′ticul′tural adj. hor′ticul′turally adv. hor′ticul′turist n. horticulture.


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