Sentence Examples


  • When worked at the top of a stem formed of the stock, the growth from the graft or bud must be pruned in a similar way.
  • If a piece of bark and cortex are torn off, the occlusion takes longer, because the tissues have to creep over the exposed area of wood; and the same is true of a transverse cut severing the branch, as may be seen in any properly pruned tree.
  • The older plants will occasionally require the roots pruned in order to keep them in as small pots as possible without being starved.
  • It is then pruned, in order clearly to show the mode of branching, and is spread out as naturally as possible with the right hand.
  • It invariably happens during the most active period of feeding, three or four days after the fourth moult up to the rising, and generally appears after a meal of coarse leaves, obtained from mulberries pruned the same year and growing in damp soil.
 

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