Glossary of Gardening Terms: A - ZB
Descriptions of common gardening terms and phrases…
A plant with a two year life cycle
A plant that germinates, grows, flowers, sets seed and dies all in the space of two years. See our list of annual and biennial plants.
A modified leaf. Often brightly coloured. e.g. Poinsettia. The distinctively coloured leaves at Christmas time are in fact bracts.