Sentence Examples

  • At the present day tulips of all kinds are much more extensively grown than at any previous period.
  • Tulips were introduced into the Low Countries in the 16th century from Constantinople and the Levant.
  • Tulips are readily raised from seeds, and the seedlings when they first flower (after about 7 years cultivation) are of one colour - that is, they are self-coloured.
  • His eyes seemed to swirl, around and around, changing from the color of her mother's tulips to a color almost as dark as the night.
  • Market-gardening, especially horticulture, is extensively practised in the vicinity, so that Haarlem is the seat of a large trade in Dutch bulbs, especially hyacinths, tulips, fritillaries, spiraeas and japonicas.

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