vertical garden

[ vur-ti-kuhl gahr-dn ]
/ ˈvɜr tɪ kəl ˈgɑr dn /


a garden in which the plants are supported to grow along vertical, often tiered surfaces, especially fences, posts, trellises, and walls, rather than along the ground: Our first vertical garden, on part of an old barn door, yielded 18 bushels of summer squash.

Origin of vertical garden

First recorded in 2010–15

OTHER WORDS FROM vertical garden

ver·ti·cal gar·den·ing, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019