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1 Landscape Architect Vocabulary 1 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

2 annual *a plant that completes its life cycle in a growing season 2 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

3 botany *the science of plants *the branch of biology that deals with plant life 3 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

4 deciduous *a type of plant that loses its leaves each autumn 4 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

5 elevation *a scaled drawing with horizontal and vertical dimensions only 5 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

6 evergreen *a type of plant that keeps its foliage during the winter UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved 6

7 flower bed *a free-standing planting made entirely of flowers 7 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

8 flower border *a flower planting used in front of shrubs 8 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

9 habitat *the place where a person or thing is usually found 9 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

10 hardscape *manmade part of the grounds surrounding a building *paved areas, statues or retaining walls 10 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

11 horticulture *the science and art of cultivating flowers, fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants 11 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright All rights reserved

12 landscape *to enhance the appearance as by planting trees, shrubs, or grass *altering the contours of the ground UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright All rights reserved 12

13 perennial *a plant that lives more than two growing seasons UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright All rights reserved 13

14 perspective *a drawing that permits multiple sides of an object to be seen in a single view UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright All rights reserved 14

15 plant list *an alphabetical listing of botanical names of plants used in a landscape plan, their common names, the total number used, plant spacing and container sizes 15 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

16 site plan *a scale drawing showing the footprint of structure including all the hardscape, property lines, easements, improvements *landscape design (softscape) can be shown on the site plan 16 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

17 softscape *elements of a landscape that are comprised of live, horticultural elements 17 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

18 specifications *written requirements for the installation of a landscape 18 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

19 topography *a scale drawing illustrating the contours of the ground in relation to a fixed benchmark 19 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

20 urban design *the art of creating and shaping cities and towns *involves the arrangement and design of buildings, public spaces, transportation systems, services and amenities 20 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

21 xeriscaping *techniques of landscaping that conserve water 21 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright All rights reserved

22 Photo Examples of Vocabulary 22 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

23 botany annual 23 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

24 deciduous elevation 24 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

25 evergreen flower bed 25 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

26 flower border habitat 26 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

27 hardscape horticulture 27 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

28 landscape perennial 28 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

29 perspective plant list Plant List Botanical NameCommon NameQTYSizeComment Lagerstroemia IndicaCrape Myrtle54'Containers Rhododendron indicaIndia71'6"Containers Quercus RubraRed Oak38'B&B 29 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

30 site plan softscape 30 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

31 specifications topography 31 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

32 urban design xeriscaping 32 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved

33 Resources Graphics: Definitions: Ingels, J. (2004) Landscaping Principals & Practices. Thomson Delmar Learning. 33 UNT in partnership with TEA, Copyright © All rights reserved


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