Sentence Examples


  • Carmen saw Alex's truck parked in the drive of an old vacant house where she had admired some healthy quince bushes.
  • Digging up some of these quince bushes.
  • The dwarf and pyramid trees, more usually planted in gardens, are obtained by grafting on the quince stock, the Portugal quince being the best; but this stock, from its surface-rooting habit, is most suitable for soils of a cold damp nature.
  • Some of the finer pears do not unite readily with the quince, and in this case double working is resorted to; that is to say, a vigorous-growing pear is first grafted on the quince, and then the choicer pear is grafted on the pear introduced as its foster parent.
  • Pear trees worked on the quince should have the stock covered up to its junction with the graft.

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