Posts Tagged ‘garden terms’

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Soulful Plotting: Garden Terms

October 21, 2011

Ped

A single natural soil aggregate such as crumb, prism, or granule.

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Soulful Plotting: Garden Terms

October 14, 2011

Russeting: 

Brown, rough areas on the skins of fruits and tubers of potatoes that result from abnormal production of cork tissue. Caused by disease, insects, or injury, or may be a natural varietal characteristic.

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Soulful Plotting

October 8, 2011

Pome: 

Fleshy fruit with leathery core such as apple, pear, and quince.

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Soulful Plotting

September 30, 2011

Frond:

The branch and leaf structure of a fern or members of the palm family

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Soulful Plotting

September 23, 2011

AHS:

Abbreviation for the American Horticultural Society.

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Soulful Plotting

September 16, 2011

Cyme

A flat-topped or domed flower head in which the center flowers open first.

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Soulful Plotting

September 9, 2011

Sapling
A very young tree.

Leader

The main shoot of a sapling that eventually becomes the trunk of the tree.

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