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horticulture
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
Definition
Horticulture is defined as that branch of agriculture concerned with growing plants that are used by people for food, for medicinal purposes, and for aesthetic gratification.
Definition Source
Agricultural Marketing Service, USDA
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18
Broader Term
Plant Science and Plant Products
Narrower Term
arboriculture
bonsai
citriculture
commercial horticulture
floriculture
fruit growing
gardening
gardens
grounds maintenance
horticultural therapy
landscaping
mushroom growing
ornamental horticulture
plant selection guides
tropical and subtropical horticulture
urban horticulture
vegetable growing
Related Term
agricultural sciences
horticultural crops
horticulturists
plant cultural practices
plant nurseries
Spanish
horticultura
Term Number
18