- 2018年05月04日10:33 来源：小站教育作者：小站雅思编辑
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1.Do you keep plants at home?
yes, i have some potted plants on the balcony that are well taken care of and also a small bouquet of flowers at my bedside.
2.What plant did you grow when you were young?
I didn't grow any plants myself but i helped my grandparents grow some vegetables during summer holidays.He was a good vegetable farmer living in the countryside and i would do some watering and weeding.
3.Do you know anything about growing a plant?
Not quite,but i will try to list some.Before planting, The soil need to be well ploughed and well draining. For most vegetables to grow,water regularly but make sure the soil is never soggy. Fertiliser is important and the organic kind is best.My grandpa prefered manure.
4.Do Chinese people send plants as gifts?
Yes, like anywhere in the world, people like to send flowers as gifts at differents occasions. Rose for lovers, Carnation for recovery of patients, lily for the long lasting friendships.
Seed – a small object produced by a plant from which a new plant can grow.
Germination – when a seed begins to grow.
Growth – the process of growing: such as.
Blade – a single piece of grass or a similar plant.
Bud – a small part that grows on a plant and develops into a flower, leaf, or new branch.
Bark – the outer covering of a tree.
Branch – a part of a tree that grows out from the trunk.
Bulb – a rounded part of some plants that is under the ground and that grows into a new plant during the growing season.
Grain – the seeds of plants (such as wheat, corn, and rice) that are used for food.
Pollen – the very fine usually yellow dust that is produced by a plant and that is carried to other plants of the same kind usually by wind or insects so that the plants can produce seeds.
Seedling – a young plant that is grown from seed.
Sprout – to produce new leaves, buds, etc.
Stem – the main long and thin part of a plant that rises above the soil and supports the leaves and flowers.
Thorn – a sharp point on the stem of some plants (such as roses).
Twig – a small branch of a tree or bush.
Vine – a plant that has very long stems and that grows along the ground or up and around something (such as a wall or tree).
Weed – a plant that grows very quickly where it is not wanted and covers or kills more desirable plants.