Definition of repot in English:

Share this entry

repot

Pronunciation: /riːˈpɒt/

verb (repots, repotting, repotted)

[with object]
Put (a plant) in another pot, especially a larger one.
Example sentences
  • When I repotted the chewed-root bushes, I cut them back and added rootone and vitamin B to the soil.
  • If the soil starts drying out quickly and the roots are compacted, you'll need to pull the plant from its container, prune the roots, and repot the tree.
  • Beginner bonsai growers will be able to enjoy demonstrations on styling and repotting trees, and there will also be specialist tools available for sale.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: re¦pot

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.