Ornamental plant

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An ornamental plant is a plant species or cultivar that is grown in gardens and parks for its beauty (in its end use), rather than commercial or other value. For example a homeowner may grow landscape plants to beautify his home area, or a flower garden for cut flowers or for simple enjoyment. Ornamental plants include houseplants and plants used in outdoor gardening or landscaping. Commercial growers of ornamental plants are called horticulturists.

See also

de:Zierpflanze it:Pianta ornamentale pt:Planta ornamental

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