a plant grown in a flowerpot, esp indoors
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How to use pot plant in a sentence
This makes a very fine pot-plant for the window-garden, blooming throughout the winter and spring months.The Practical Garden-Book | C. E. Hunn
As a pot plant for greenhouse decoration, the Crocosma is most useful.Beautiful Bulbous Plants | John Weathers
The asparagus plumosus can be either pinched back to keep as a pot plant, or encouraged to grow as a vine.Gardening for Little Girls | Olive Hyde Foster
The dwarf variety is cultivated as a pot plant in some continental countries.Trees and Shrubs for English Gardens | Ernest Thomas Cook
It proves to be a fine decorative pot-plant, and invaluable for forcing during the spring.