Glossary - V

Variegated
Foliage which have colours, usually yellow or white, in addition to green.
Variety
Variation of a species arising in the wild, usually differing on only one characteristic, such as leaf colour or leaf shape.
Vegetative propagation
Reproduction by cuttings, layering or grafting and not involving fertilisation.
Veneer
A thin slice of wood used to face less valuable wood. veneer is produced by rotating a log against a knife. Veneer is cut diagonally from a stationary log. Rotary SIiced