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					Understanding Horticulture
(Part B)


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Ornamental Horticulture

  - Can be divided into two groups:




  Floriculture      Landscape
                    Horticulture
To Understand Horticulture…
    First we need to know that each of
      the groups use FOLIAGE PLANTS.

    What are Foliage Plants?
      - Foliage plants are plants that are used
      because of their colorful leaves
Answer the following question:
          What are Foliage Plants?

               a) plants with pretty flowers

               b) plants with colorful leaves

               c) ornamental trees

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Foliage plants are plants that
are used because of their
colorful leaves.
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FLORICULTURE…

What is Floriculture?




- Floriculture includes cut flowers,
  potted plants, and bedding plants
FLORICULTURE…cont.

  Floriculture is also known as…

  - Growing

  - Delivering

  - Using flowering plants
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      TRUE                  -or-               FALSE



   Floriculture is also known as growing,
   delivering, and using flowering plants.


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Floriculture is also known as growing,




delivering, and using flowering plants.
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LANDSCAPE HORTICULTURE…


  What is Landscape Horticulture?

  - Landscape Horticulture is the growing
  and use of plants to make a scenery
  more enjoyable.
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      What is Landscape Horticulture?

      A) Using plants to make a flower
         arrangement

      B) the growing and use of plants to
         make a scenery more enjoyable.
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B) the growing and use of plants to make a
scenery more enjoyable.
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  A Nursery…
In Landscape Horticulture we use
  what is called a Nursery.

 A Nursery is a place which starts
 the growing stages of plants,
 shrubs, and small trees.
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   What is a nursery?

   A) A place where
       little kids go


   B) place which starts the growing stages of
       plants, shrubs, and trees.
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A Nursery is a place that starts the
 growing stages of plants, shrubs
 and small trees!!!
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Question 1

   •   What is the definition of
       horticulture?
       a. The building of plants
       b. The culture of plants
       c. The construction of plants
Question 2


   What is another word for studying plants?




         a. production   b. botany   c. technology
Question 3


   What is another word for gardening?




     a. production   b. botany   c. technology
Question 4


   What is another word for tools?




   a. Production   b. Botany   c. Technology
Question 5
    What are Foliage Plants?

       a) Plants with pretty flowers

       b) Plants with colorful leaves

       c) Ornamental trees
Question 6

   Is the following statement true or false?

   Floriculture is also known as growing,
     delivering, and using flowering plants.


   A.   True
   B.   False
Question 7

   What is Landscape Horticulture?

   A) Using plants to make a flower
      arrangement

   B) The growing and use of plants to
      make a scenery more enjoyable.
Question 8

   What is a nursery?

   A) A place where
       little kids go


   B) place which starts the growing stages of
       plants, shrubs, and trees.
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