Definition of plantsman in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈplantsmən/

noun (plural plantsmen)

An expert in garden plants and gardening.
Example sentences
  • In addition to the show gardens, plantsmen were out in force, with over 20 nurseries showing their wares.
  • We also put in a plantsman's garden to appeal to plant enthusiasts.
  • Even the earliest European plantsmen to ‘discover’ them here reported that the huge flat blooms resembled a ‘plate or platter.’

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Syllabification: plants·man

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