Definition of specimen plant in English:

specimen plant

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(also specimen tree)


An unusual or impressive plant or tree grown as a focus of interest in a garden.
More example sentences
  • We're going to plant a single specimen plant in each pot.
  • It will even make a pretty specimen tree for a tiny garden.
  • They make an elegant border for a woodland area, or a good specimen plant.

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