David Domoney Glossary
There are currently 8 names in this directory beginning with the letter N.
This usually refers to the place a plant was originally discovered growing, or can also be describing a plant that grows in the wild.
This means to establish a plant in a new environment, causing it to adapt to conditions it might not have when growing wild.
Nectar is a sweet fluid that is secreted by plants in order to attract pollinating insects that are beneficial to the plant. Honey bees then collect this liquid and turn it into honey.
This is an acronym for the three main chemicals used in fetilisers; Nitrogen, Phosphorous and Potassium.
Sometimes people use a specific bed or border to grow seedlings and young plants before they are planted out into their final positions once they reach the appropriate size. This is called a nursery bed.
David Domoney is a Chartered Horticulturalist, Broadcaster, and Author. David has worked with a number of the UK’s leading garden retailers as a plant buyer and strategic consultant. With more than 30 years experience, in horticulture, David is as passionate about plants now as he was when he bought his first plant at a village fete.
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