Photo by Melody
It's time now to VOTE in our 14th annual photo contest! Voting ends November 7, so be sure to cast your votes for your favorites in each category here. Good luck to all contestants!

Definition of juvenile

Categorized under "General"

Definition as written by GrannyLois:

A young individual resembling an adult of its kind except in size and reproductive activity (e.g., a fledged bird not yet in adult plumage)

Definition as written by talinum:

An early phase of plant growth, usually characterized by non-flowering, vigorous increase in size, and often thorniness.

Definition as written by Joan:

In the life cycle of a plant the juvenile phase is characterized by differences in appearance from the adult, and lacks the ability to respond to flower-inducing stimuli.


Add a definition to this term

Return to the Gardenology homepage

Return to Dave's Garden


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

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America