shade-grown

[sheyd-grohn]

adjective Horticulture.

grown in the shade, especially in artificial shade, as under a cloth.

Nearby words

  1. shaddock,
  2. shade,
  3. shade cloth,
  4. shade deck,
  5. shade tree,
  6. shade-tree,
  7. shaded,
  8. shades,
  9. shades of,
  10. shadfly

Origin of shade-grown

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10

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