Sentence Examples


  • The seed is dropped from a planter, five or six seeds in a single line, at regular intervals i o to 1 2 in.
  • A narrow deep furrow is usually run immediately in advance of the planter, to break up the soil under the seed.
  • Before the Civil War each planter would have his own ginhouse.
  • The comparatively rapid growth of the tree is its great recommendation to the planter; it is best raised from acorns sown on the spot, as they are very bitter and little liable to the attacks of vermin; the tree sends down a long tap-root, which should be curtailed by cutting or early transplanting, if the young trees are to be removed.
  • In Britain the evergreen oak is quite hardy in ordinary winters, and is useful to the ornamental planter from its capacity for resisting the sea gales; but it generally remains of small size.