From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(Redirected from Variety (plant))
||It has been suggested that this article be merged into Variety (botany). (Discuss) Proposed since May 2013.|
Plant variety may refer to:
- Variety (botany), a taxonomic nomenclature rank in botany, below subspecies, but above subvariety and form
- Plant variety (law), a non-taxonomic, exclusively legal term applied to plants for which patent protection has been applied or to which it applies (taxonomic categorization of such a plant may, on a case by case basis, be any infraspecific rank, usually a cultivar or hybrid)
- "Variety", an informal and ambiguous substitute for form (botany), a taxonomic nomenclature rank in botany, below variety (as formally defined at variety (botany)) and subvariety but above subform
- "Variety", an informal ambiguous and vague substitute for cultivar or hybrid (biology), the lowest taxonomic nomenclature ranks in botany; used especially with regard to grapes and rice; the equivalent term "varietal", though not an official botany term, is also common in horticulture generally and is not as ambiguous, although still vague
|This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title.
If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article.