Sentence Examples

  • The pugdog is a dwarf race, probably of mastiff origin, and kept solely as a pet.
  • Its flat-roofed Moorish houses are enclosed by gardens of cactus, dwarf palm, orange and other subtropical plants, interspersed with masses of rock.
  • Apart, but standards in orchards should be allowed at least 30 ft., and dwarf bush trees half that distance.
  • Repens and other dwarf kinds are useful for binding heathy or sandy soil.
  • Young plants a few inches high are usually attacked; the leaves, beginning with the lower ones, turn yellow, and afterwards become brown and drop. The plants remain very dwarf and generally unhealthy, or die.