Photo by Melody
Calling all writers, especially those who wax poetic! If you have a way with words, here's your chance to put pen to paper and try your hand at writing an award-winning piece for us. Find all the details on our contest page.

Definition of determinate

Categorized under "General"

Definition as written by Sugar_fl:

Not continuing indefinitely at the tip of a stem or plant: determinate growth

Definition as written by Terry:

Tomato plants are often differentiated between indeterminate and determinate varieties as well as other characteristics.

Gardeners typically choose some determinate varieties to provide a large quantity of ripe tomatoes for canning or making salsa; they may also choose some indeterminate varieties to ensure a steady supply of fresh tomatoes throughout the growing season.


Add a definition to this term

Return to the Gardenology homepage

Return to Dave's Garden


Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Tour | Contact Us ]

Back to the top


 

Hope for America