Definition of cut-and-come-again in English:

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cut-and-come-again

noun

[usually as modifier]
A garden plant, especially a green vegetable or a flower, that can be repeatedly cut or harvested: cut-and-come-again spinach
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  • Plant cut-and-come-again vegetables that can be harvested a few leaves, sprigs, or stems at a time.
  • More than seven years ago, he set aside an 18-by 25-foot section of the garden just for cut-and-come-again blooms.
  • We grow some as cut-and-come-again kinds and others to mature for harvest all at once.

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