How do plants grow?

What is the difference between primary plant growth vs. secondary plant growth?

In “Understanding Basic Plant Growth,” you’ll hear a quick explanation and learn more about these changing plants in your garden.

Plants grow in specific ways depending on many different variables. In order to best care for them, you need to have an understanding of basic plant growth.

Listen to our quick segment on this “DIY Garden Minute” to learn about the difference between primary growth and secondary growth as well as basic plant growth knowledge.

This episode is for beginner gardeners who want to learn and understand basic plant growth.

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Today’s Topic:

Basic Plant Growth

Learn how plants grow and the difference between primary and secondary growth patterns.


Show Notes

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What You’ll Learn:

  • Basic explanation of plants and their growth patterns.
  • Why it’s important to understand the difference between primary and secondary growth.


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