Glossary of Gardening Terms: A - ZH
Descriptions of common gardening terms and phrases…
Tolerance of adverse weather
A general term used to describe a plantís ability to withstand adverse weather conditions. Most commonly used to describe a plantís ability to survive varying temperatures.
Summer foliage, winter rootstock
A plant that over-winters as a rootstock, with foliage that dies back at the end of each growing season. E.g. Peony (Paeonia).