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Flowering herb; also the entire Lamiaceae family. Use this tag with questions about caring, propagating and identifying mints.
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Short stem with fleshy leaves that acts as food storage during a plant's dormant period.
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Ability for water to drain through soil. Use this with questions about what techniques, tools, materials to use to increase or decrease drainage of the soil or other planting medium.
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Illumination, required for photosynthesis. Use this tag for all questions about the required light levels for your plants. For questions specifically about artificial lights use the [led] or [grow-lam…
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Plant nutrient requirements
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Common name for Acer trees, famous for syrup produced from their sap.
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Plants intended to cover an area of ground.
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For questions about the maintenance, usage, techniques, evaluating, and storage of gardening handheld tools. For questions about larger equipment or machines use the [equipment] tag.
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For questions about organic gardening or when an organic solution is required.
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Glass building to shelter and heat plants
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Closely spaced shrubs and/or trees intended to form a barrier.
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native to / endemic in tropical countries, or about tropical environments, whether naturally or artificially (greenhouse).
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Artificial application of water to land to assist in the production of crops. (Source: http://www.dictionary.com/browse/irrigation.)
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a transparent fluid which forms the world's streams, lakes, oceans and rain, and is the major constituent of the fluids of living things.
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A flowering plant that grows in the wild, most commonly not intentionally planted.
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a hybrid species (Fragaria × ananassa) in the rose family that are grown for their red, edible fruit.
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Fleshy stone fruit from plants in the Prunus genus
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Propagation technique where the tissues of one plant are inserted into those of another.
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For questions about damaged plants, trees, landscape elements tools, etc. For questions about pest damage or wind-damage use the [pest-damage] or [wind-damage] tags.
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Common house plant genus with a tree or shrub like appearance. Use this with questions about care, propagation and identification of Dracaenas. Due to a botanical reclassification Dracaenas now in…
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for questions on plants with an underground edible part that is used as a vegetable. Examples: Carrots, beets, potatoes, onions, ginger, etc.
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Starchy tuber crop, member of the perennial Solanaceae
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Keeping and re-using seed
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For questions about lawn mower use in gardening.
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Members of the Orchidaceae noted for their elegant flowers.
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Process of pollen transfer in plants, enabling fertilization and sexual reproduction.
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Plant which retains its leaves during winter.
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Genus of woody trees, shrubs, vines, and epiphytes; also known as "fig trees".
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Cucumis sativus, member of the gourds with cylindrival "fruit" which are eaten as a vegetable.
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The loss of rigidity in a plant / one of a range of plant diseases
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For questions about outdoor gardening, plant or insect identification.
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For questions about gardening in cities.
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Questions about mold and fungus growth
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Vine plants of genus Vitus, usually grown for grapes.
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Using the best techniques
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For questions about dry growing conditions.
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