Definition of interplant in English:


Line breaks: inter|plant
Pronunciation: /ɪntəˈplɑːnt


[with object]
  • 1Plant (a crop or plant) together with another crop or plant: purple varieties are interplanted with yellow types
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    • A few ‘Chinese Daikon’ or ‘Snow Belle’ radishes work well as a flea beetle catch-crop when interplanted with cole crops.
    • Participating families could interplant agricultural crops on the land until the trees were firmly established.
    • That's why gardeners interplant Oriental poppies with concealing companions such as baby's breath, catmint, globe thistle, Heliopsis, purple coneflower, and Russian sage.
  • 1.1Plant (land) with a mixture of crops or plants: the area could be interplanted with shade-loving species

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