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Gardening Related Phobias

People have more fears than you can shake a Zucchini at. There's someone out there, who is scared of just about anything and everything. If new, undocumented fears arises, Psychologists are more than willing to create a new name for it.

Listed below are gardening related phobias that just might scare the daylight sout of you. Although, we hope that none of them fit you!

Alliumphobia- the fear of garlic

Anthophobia- the fear of flowers

Apiphobia- the fear of bees

Arachnophobia- is the fear of spiders

Ceraunophobia- is the fear of thunder

Dendrophobia:- the fear of trees

Entomophobia- the fear of insects

Hydrophobia- the fear of water

Insectophobia- the fear of insects. There are so many bugs out there, that they get two names( also see Entomophobia)

Lachanophobia- the fear of vegetables

Mycophobia- is the fear of mushrooms. Many mushrooms are poisonous. Perhaps this fear has some merit!?!

Ombrophobia- is the fear of rain

Pagophobia- the fear of ice or frost. Gardeners are justified in having this one.

Panthophobia- is the fear of disease. Not limited to plant disease.

Parasitophobia- the fear of parasites

Rupophobia- is the fear of dirt

Scoleciphobia- the fear of worms

Seplophobia- the fear of decaying matter Watch out for that compost pile!!

What are you afraid of? Let us know!

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