Definition of Flower gardening

1. Noun. The cultivation of flowering plants.

Exact synonyms: Floriculture
Generic synonyms: Gardening, Horticulture
Derivative terms: Floricultural



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flower Gardening

flower arrangement
flower basket of Bochdalek
flower bed
flower beds
flower box
flower boxes
flower bud
flower chain
flower child
flower children
flower cluster
flower deluce
flower flies
flower fly
flower garden
flower gardening (current term)
flower girl
flower girls
flower head
flower heads
flower people
flower petal
flower petals
flower power
flower stalk
flower sticks
flower store
flowerage
flowerages
flowerbed

Literary usage of Flower gardening

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. List of Subject Headings for Use in Dictionary Catalogs by American Library Association, Mary Josephine Briggs (1914)
"... Flower drawing see Flower painting and drawing Flower forms see Plant forms flower gardening see Floriculture Flower gardens see Gardens Flower language ..."

2. Agriculture for Beginners by Charles William Burkett, Frank Lincoln Stevens, Daniel Harvey Hill (1914)
"flower gardening The comforts and joys of life depend largely upon small things. Of these small things perhaps none holds a position. of greater importance ..."

3. The Garden Beautiful: Home Woods and Home Landscape by William Robinson (1907)
"... RELATION TO flower gardening AND GARDEN DESIGN THERE is no reason why we should not have true art in the garden, and none why a garden should be ugly, ..."

4. Subject Index of the Modern Works Added to the British Museum Libraryby British Museum Dept. of Printed Books, Dept. of Printed Books, British Museum by British Museum Dept. of Printed Books, Dept. of Printed Books, British Museum (1906)
"flower gardening— —continued. BATSON (HM) Concise handbook of garden Flowers, pp. ... WRIGHT (WP) and CASTLE (EJ) Pictorial practical flower gardening, pp. ..."

5. The English Flower Garden and Home Grounds: Design and Arrangement Shown by by William Robinson, F. L. S., William Robinson (1906)
"... be shown in such a plan—the plants are not in little dots, but in easy, bold groups here and there running together. The flower gardening adopted is ..."

6. The English Flower Garden and Home Grounds: Design and Arrangement Shown by by William Robinson (1907)
"The flower gardening adopted is permanent, ie; there is no moving of things in the usual wholesale way in spring and autumn. The beds are planted to stay, ..."

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