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container-grown

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Definition of container-grown in English:

adjective

(Of a plant) grown in a container rather than in the ground: container-grown roses
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  • Because they have their full root system, container-grown shrubs can be planted during the growing season.
  • And container-grown trees can be planted nationwide in fall.
  • Though sun and shade requirements are similar to those of plants grown in the ground, the typically smaller size of container-grown grasses permits moving them farther into shade without fear of flopping.

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