cultivar and variety
Fri, 09 Dec 2011 07:08:35 PST
<<as one might expect 'var' (short form of cultivar?) is  popular.>>
"var" is short for variety
I've also seen "v" used as an even shorter abbreviation for variety
"cv" is short for cultivar
"cultivar" is short for cultivated variety
--Jerry Lehmann
Olathe, KS, just four houses south of the intersection of N. Marion St.  & 
Piatt St., facing another frosty morning where South African bulbs  would 
certainly not survive, Z  5-ish

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