Glossary

The Glossary explains the meaning of different terms we use when talking about how to grow and care for plants. You can read information and see pictures about plant pests, diseases, propagation methods, clean air plants, poisonous houseplants, bonsai techniques, and helpful plant products. The Glossary can be accessed from  the link below or you can link to these terms from the plant detail pages. See Entire Glossary
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Black spots on plant leaves from Black Spot Disease
Black Spot Plant Disease (Diplocarpon rosae) is a type of plant fungus. The Black Spot disease moves from the lowest leaves of a plant upward causing leaf drop and black spots with round perforated edges. Plants badly affected wit... Read More
Green Bonsai Plant
Bonsai is an artistic method of growing plants and trees in small containers; the technique originated in Asia hundreds of years ago. Bonsai literally means tray planting. The object of a Bonsai Plan is to create an artistic combi... Read More
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