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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Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arrangement, literally means "the arrangement of living materials in water." *Flower arrangement picture thanks to the Ikebana of Arizona annual exhibition at the Phoenix Art Museum.... Read More
Insecticidal Soap is defined as any of the potassium fatty acid soaps used to control many plant pests and diseases. This product is typically sprayed on plants in the same manner as other insecticides. It works only on direct con... Read More
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