Medical Marijuana Glossary


Medical Marijuana Glossary



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N

N-P-K

nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium: the three major plant nutrients

Nanometer (nm)

0.000000001 meter, one billionth of a meter, nm is used as a scale to measure electromagnetic wavelengths of light: Color and light spectrums are expressed in nanometers

Necrosis/Necrotic

localized death of a plant part due to injury or disease

Nitrogen (N)

essential element to plant grow; one of the three major nutrients N-P-K

Node

a joint: the position on a stem from which leaves, shoots, or flowers grow

Nursery

gardening business that grows plants for sale or experimentation: A nursery is a great place to gather information

Nutrient

plant food, essential elements N-P-K as well as secondary and trace elements fundamental to sustaining plant life