Sentence Examples


  • These coloured hybrids were originated by M.
  • Numerous hybrids have been raised, varying in colour from creamy white to salmon, pink, yellow, red and orange.
  • Having obtained a first hybrid generation, he allowed the hybrids to self-fertilize, and recorded the result in a large number of instances (a thousand or more) as to the number of individuals in the first, second, third and fourth generations in which the character selected for experiment made its appearance.
  • Of late years some remarkably fine hybrids have been raised between the various distinct groups of narcissi, and the prices asked for the bulbs in many cases are exceedingly high.
  • Hybrids are also common, the canary breeding freely with the siskin, goldfinch, citril, greenfinch and linnet.