Plant Size Group Designations0

Plant Size Group Designations0 - to know these numbers for...

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Plant Size Group Designations In the plant groupings lists available in PDF format, you will see a number between the latin binomial and the common name that represents the plant size group. This number is provided as a study option that may help you remember the approximate mature size of each woody landscape plant. The table below explains how the size group number relates to plant height. You will not be required
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Unformatted text preview: to know these numbers for exams. Height Height Size Group Numbe r Meters Approx. Feet Human Scale Description 1 supported supported supported climber 2 up to 0.5 to 1.5 ankle height groundcover 3 0.5-1 1.5-3 knee height dwarf shrub 4 1-2 3-6.5 chest height small shrub 5 2-4 6.5-13 overhead medium shrub 6 4-8 13-26 overhead large shrub / small tree 7 8-16 26-52 overhead medium tree 8 16+ 52+ overhead large tree...
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This note was uploaded on 02/23/2012 for the course HORT 217 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Purdue.

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