Definition of Plantsman

1. Noun. An expert in the science of cultivating plants (fruit or flowers or vegetables or ornamental plants).

Exact synonyms: Horticulturist
Generic synonyms: Expert
Specialized synonyms: Gardener, Nurseryman
Specialized synonyms: Burbank, Luther Burbank
Derivative terms: Horticulture



Definition of Plantsman

1. Noun. An expert on the identification and cultivation of plants ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Plantsman

1. [n PLANTSMEN]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plantsman

plantigrade
plantigrade mammal
plantigrades
plantin'
planting
plantings
plantless
plantlet
plantlets
plantlife
plantlike
plantlike flagellate
plantocracies
plantocracy
plants
plantsman (current term)
plantsmen
plantule
plantules
plantwide
plantwise
plantæ
planula
planulae
planular
planulate
planuloid
planum
planum intertuberculare

Literary usage of Plantsman

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1. America's Curious Botanist: A Tercentennial Reappraisal of John Bartram by Nancy Everill Hoffmann, John C. Van Horne (2004)
"Collinson was always as much a man of commerce as he was a plantsman and ... As well as being an inspired plantsman he had a scientific (that is to say, ..."

2. America's Curious Botanist: A Tercentennial Reappraisal of John Bartram by Nancy Everill Hoffmann, John C. Van Horne (2004)
"Collinson was always as much a man of commerce as he was a plantsman and ... As well as being an inspired plantsman he had a scientific (that is to say, ..."

3. The Fruit-growers Guide-book by Ernest Howard Favor (1911)
"... the plantsman of today needs know how to prepare less than a dozen different sprays in order to control any of the diseases for which a remedy is known. ..."

4. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"... and disseminated, the plantsman and buyer become perplexed and discouraged, and proper interest is not awakened. This often results in the over-use of ..."

5. Poet Lore (1898)
"Oh, of course, what he had said of the little training he had received was true, but he was a common plantsman, nothing more. He had told her those things ..."

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