hardy plant

hardy plant

[¦här·dē ¦plant]
(botany)
A plant able to withstand low temperatures without artificial protection.
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The grain-yielding grass is such a hardy plant that it is grown on more land than any other crop in the world.
Our fantastic winter hardy plant, also known as Dianthus barbatus 'Mixed', has a compact habit of only 20-25cm, making it the perfect addition to the border, rockery or patio.
If you are into your perennials, you won't go far wrong with a subscription to The Hardy Plant Society.
Although Skinner was introducing hardy plant material by 1911, and was hybridizing plants by the First World War, his serious plant breeding began in 1918.
Ray Bailey gives a talk on Compost is Rubbish to The Hardy Plant Society Clwyd Group, 7.
It features interesting and unusual plants grown by Hardy Plant Society members in South Wales with specialist nurseries attending.
Tender perennials - or half-hardy plants as they are sometimes called - are exactly that, a half- hardy plant.
Choosing the correct Clematis for our area and growing it properly will give the gardener a hardy plant with long life.
HUMAN SUNDIALS I thoroughly enjoyed speaking to Monmouthshire Hardy Plant Society last weekend.
This fantastic winter hardy plant has a compact habit of only 20-25cm, making it the perfect addition to the border, rockery or patio (when grown in pots as illustrated).
Hardy Plant Society Clwyd Group holds a plant sale, 11am-2pm in Holywell Community Centre ?
Lavender is a tough, hardy plant and is drought resistant once established.