Sentence Examples


  • It likes fibrous peat in fissures of the rocks.
  • Ironstone, peat and lime are found in the vicinity.
  • The most extensive peat-workings are in the valleys of the Somme; asphalt comes from Seyssel (Am) and Puyde-Dme.
  • It should be mixed with six or eight times its weight of loam or ashes, charred peat, charcoal-dust or some earthy matter, before it is applied to the soil, as from its causticity it is otherwise not unlikely to kill or injure the plants to which it is administered.
  • Beautiful terrestrial orchids, requiring to be planted in peat soil, in a cool and rather shady situation.
 

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