Planting Site

Planting Site

Flowers, groundcovers, bulbs

  • Cultivated beds

Trees and shrubs

  • Preparations depend on size and form of root system
  • Planting a hole
  • Size varies

Glazing

  • Caused when soils are compacted

Preparing the root system

  • Gently loosen root mass to loosen
  • Prune damaged and unhealthy roots

Planting the root to deep

  • Can cause over watering
  • Can cause to dry out

Watering and Mulching

  • Some plants need watering before transplant
  • Some plants require water after the transplant
  • Mulching
  • Organic mulches

Describing and Identifying Plant Parts

  • Woody plants
  • Herbaceous Plants
  • Evergreens
  • Deciduous plants
  • Semi Evergreens
  • Trees
  • Shrubs

Horticulture Description

  • Groundcovers
  • Vine
  • Annuals
  • Perennials
  • Biennials
  • Hardy Plant
  • Tender Plant

Plants

  • Nursery Plants
  • Greenhouse crops
  • Bedding Plants
  • Native Plants
  • Exotic Plants
  • Naturalized Plants
  • Wildflowers