Photo by Melody
Hard to believe how time has flown, but the16th DG annual photo contest has begun! Find the details here. Best wishes to all the entrants!!!

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.

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 | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2016 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.

Hope for America