Sentence Examples


  • Fragilis, with some half-score varieties, is almost exclusively used by market gardeners for bunching greens, turnips and other produce.
  • The market-gardeners of Paris and its vicinity have a high reputation for skill in the forcing of early vegetables under glass.
  • The minute insects included in it, which haunt blossoms and leaves, are fairly well known to gardeners by the name Thrips, a generic term used by Linnaeus for the four species of the group which he had examined and relegated to the order Hemiptera.
  • AUTH0RITne5.General and Historical.Berkeley, Vegetable Pathology, Gardeners Chronicle (1854) p. 4; Plowright, British Uredineae and Ustilagineae (1889); Erik,sson and Henning, Die Getreideroste (Stockholm, 1896); De Bary, Comparative Morph.
  • Pflanzenkrankheiten, the Gardeners Chronicle, &c. Etiolation, &c.Pfeffer, Physiology of Plants, and other works on physiology.