: to fill around, under, or among with lower-growing plantsunderplant a tree with pansies
Examples of underplant in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebOur gardens reflect our patriotic colors and spirit when our beautiful red, white and striped roses are underplanted with blue companion plants.
Rita Perwich, sandiegouniontribune.com, 30 June 2017
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