GARDENING (_countable and uncountable_, _plural_ GARDENINGS)
* The process or action of cultivating the soil, particularly in a garden; the care of a garden; horticulture.
_His hobby was GARDENING._
* 1866, Elizabeth Gaskell, _Wives and Daughters_
Warm ambient air, loiterings abroad, GARDENINGS, flowers to take about, and preserves to make, soothed the wicked imp to slumber in the parish of Hollingford in summer-time.