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Origin: Cf. F. Nourricerie.

1. The act of nursing. Her kind nursery.

2. The place where nursing is carried on; as: The place, or apartment, in a house, appropriated to the care of children.

A place where young trees, shrubs, vines, etc, are propagated for the purpose of transplanting; a plantation of young trees.

The place where anything is fostered and growth promoted. Fair Padua, nursery of arts. Christian families are the nurseries of the church on earth, as she is the nursery of the church in heaven. (J. M. Mason)

That which forms and educates; as, commerce is the nursery of seamen.

3. That which is nursed.

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Nursery Experiment

Could someone give me methods (new methods) of planting seedlings in the nursery? More specifically for Parkia filicoidea , Mewtonia buchananii and Anthonotha noldeae . Thanks

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by sadada
Mon Sep 01, 2014 9:20 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Nursery Experiment
Replies: 1
Views: 199

Fantastic Tadpole nursery happening outside

... anyone who is interested. The parent frogs are small about the size of a silver dollar...so these tadpoles are small and our covered pool is their nursery. YEA!

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by capgirl50
Tue Mar 16, 2010 7:58 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Fantastic Tadpole nursery happening outside
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Views: 1434

Where can i find this??

... be to look online and find where the plant is indigenous. Also what would really be better for you is to look and see if somewhere like your local nursery would have that. The best of luck with you plant searching.

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by sporkius
Thu Sep 28, 2006 1:58 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Where can i find this??
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Views: 1073

The Fiber Disease

... the phenamenon called LIFE thephage . MACROPHAGE induces geosynapitic operon firing via transferance of vaculaic condinsates celestial hegh tensor nursery to dehydration and metabolic shut off unless sombody else interferons .. DNA Microarray-Based Identification of Genes Controlled by Autoinducer ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Wed Sep 06, 2006 4:45 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Proud owner of a baby venus fly trap!

... all I had). I then Transplanted my two little babys. Said a prayer, I am hoping they will like their new home. Both had outgrew their little nursery pots. Wish me luck! :) :lol: :D

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by Juj4ever
Fri Feb 24, 2006 7:30 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Venus Fly Trap
Replies: 51
Views: 34006
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