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Definition of forcing

Categorized under "General"

Definition as written by talinum:

Increasing the temperature to induce plant growth. Using the environment to bring on flowers or fruit out of season.

Definition as written by Terry:

The act of inducing a bulb (or flowering shrub's branch) into early bloom by bringing it indoors and providing the appropriate moisture and light

Definition as written by Magpye:

The process of making a plant grow or flower before its natural season. Usually done indoors (i.e. paperwhites).

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