Pour des petits espaces, plantez en contenant des variétés naines de tomates, ha

English translation: flowerpot, container

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French term or phrase:contenant, le
English translation:flowerpot, container
Entered by: Andrew Cowderoy

20:13 Jan 10, 2002
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Botany / Horticulture
French term or phrase: Pour des petits espaces, plantez en contenant des variétés naines de tomates, ha
(Quebecois, I think)In a text giving tips on how to create a vegetable garden. In this paragraph they suggest growing ornamental vegetables (in a flowerbed, or elsewhere, but NOT in a plot specifically reserved for growing vegetables). What does PLANTEZ EN CONTENANT mean, precisely? Thanks for your help.
Andrew Cowderoy
Local time: 04:41
in a flowerpot...or other container
Explanation:
Domaine(s) : agriculture


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container conteneur n. m.

Déf. :
Récipient transportable dans lequel on élève les plantes.

Note(s) :
Phraséologie : des plantes en conteneurs, la culture en conteneurs, la mise en conteneurs des végétaux, la commercialisation des végétaux en conteneurs.

[Office de la langue française, 1999]



Domaine(s) : équipement ménager

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container

Syn.
glass decanter
jar


récipient n. m.

Syn.
contenant n. m.

[Office de la langue française, 1975]

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Suzanne Bernard
Local time: 23:41
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1plant[...] in containers
Helen D. Elliot (X)
5plant with varieties of dwarf tomaotes
Jennifer White
5in a flowerpot...or other container
Suzanne Bernard


  

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plant[...] in containers


Explanation:


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Helen D. Elliot (X)
Canada
Local time: 22:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

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25 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
in a flowerpot...or other container


Explanation:
Domaine(s) : agriculture


1 / 1

container conteneur n. m.

Déf. :
Récipient transportable dans lequel on élève les plantes.

Note(s) :
Phraséologie : des plantes en conteneurs, la culture en conteneurs, la mise en conteneurs des végétaux, la commercialisation des végétaux en conteneurs.

[Office de la langue française, 1999]



Domaine(s) : équipement ménager

1 / 1

container

Syn.
glass decanter
jar


récipient n. m.

Syn.
contenant n. m.

[Office de la langue française, 1975]




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Suzanne Bernard
Local time: 23:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
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26 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
plant with varieties of dwarf tomaotes


Explanation:
contenant means "containing"

Jennifer White
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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