Discussions on gardening as the practice of growing and cultivating plants as part of overall horticulture. Including ornamentals grown for their flowers, foliage, or appearance. Useful plants, like root vegetables, leaf vegetables, fruits, and herbs, that are grown for consumption, use as dyes, or for medicinal or cosmetic use. Fruit orchards. Boulevard plantings with different types of shrubs, trees, and herbaceous plants. Residential back gardens including lawns and foundation plantings. And container gardens grown inside or outside.