Definition of horticultural in English:

horticultural

adjective

  • Relating to the art or practice of garden cultivation and management.

    ‘horticultural crops’
    ‘the horticultural industry’
    • ‘The vast majority of horticultural growers are against the proposed merger.’
    • ‘The horticultural industry is made up primarily of small companies.’
    • ‘Horticultural growers should look beyond the retail market.’
    • ‘This is an excellent fertilizer material in high value horticultural crops, but would probably be too expensive for field crops.’
    • ‘Organically grown flowers and horticultural produce will have an entire section to themselves at the flower show.’
    • ‘One of the leading horticultural exporters has changed the pricing structure for the purchasing of vegetables meant for export.’
    • ‘His father planned to open a horticultural nursery.’
    • ‘Proud gardeners are opening the gates to their horticultural haven to raise funds for the orchestra.’
    • ‘Tonnes of horticultural produce are wasted every year because of lack of basic transport and storage infrastructure.’
    • ‘The horticultural exporters will have to test for up to three chemicals on fruit and vegetable products being exported.’

Pronunciation

horticultural

/ˌhɔːtɪˈkʌltʃ(ə)r(ə)l/