Relation between Horticulture and Other Sciences
It is an applied Science. It is more closely related to Botany for breeding, Cytology. Genetics and Plant Physiology. Taxonomy is that art of Botany, which deals with the classification of plants into different families, genera and species. The knowledge is useful for budding, grafting and breeding purposes. Chemistry is important from the nutrient point of view. Pathology and Entomology are also useful Sciences for the control of pest and disease problems. What is more important in the Agriculture particularly Horticulture that the extension activities, to popularize the highlight of research work, plant nurseries and utilization of recent knowledge.