- a person who owns, manages, or cultivates an orchard.
Origin of orchardist
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So they shut up the rivers in the caons and the day of the orchardist began.California
How does this conservation of moisture aid the farmer and orchardist?
Cold storage will solve this difficulty of the orchardist; we hope it will prove a success.The Apple
Though a good apple it is one more deserving the attention of the orchardist than the fruit gardener.British Pomology
The more thoroughly the preparation of the soil, the greater will be the success of the orchardist.American Pomology
J. A. Warder