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Definition of variety

Categorized under "General"

Definition as written by Greenwood:

An organism, especially a plant, belonging to such a subdivision.

Definition as written by Floridian:

This term is a name applied to a group of plants within a cultivated species that maintains its variety when propagated

Definition as written by Plant_Geek:

A distinct morphological subgrouping within a species. Incorrectly used as synonymous with cultivar

See also botanical variety

Definition as written by Terry:

Also referred to as varietas. Commonly abbreviated as var.


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