Botany vs Horticulturist - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between botany and horticulturist

is that botany is (uncountable) the scientific study of plants, a branch of biology typically those disciplines that involve the whole plant while horticulturist is a gardener; a person interested or practising horticulture.

botany

English

(wikipedia botany)

Noun

  • (uncountable) The scientific study of plants, a branch of biology. Typically those disciplines that involve the whole plant.
  • The plant life, or the properties and life phenomena exhibited by a plant, plant type, or plant group.
  • (countable) A botanical treatise or study, especially of a particular system of botany or that of a particular place.
  • Synonyms

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    Derived terms

    * botanically * botanist * botanize * Botany Bay

    horticulturist

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A gardener; a person interested or practising horticulture.
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  • See also

    * * horticultural * horticulturally * horticulture