I used to start them in the open land also, where they had come out of the woods at sunset to "bud" the wild apple trees.
Fred was absent when they arrived home, but returned just as Cynthia was cutting a warmed apple pie for a late afternoon snack.
Our clerk-driver wheeled his old wreck like a big apple cabbie.
The Emperor, wishing to rest and feeling unwell, sat down under an apple tree and von Toll remained beside him.
Later that evening, while Dean and his stepfather were filling their faces with apple pie and ice cream and feeling sorry for themselves about their lack of progress in finding Byrne, a young man strolled up to them with a smile on his face.
In England it is most abundant on the apple-tree, but rarely found on the oak.
His gaze took in the beautiful apple orchard that had been planted by a foremother of his and Damian's.
He trotted down the stairs from his palace to the apple orchard that stretched from his home to the imperial city beyond.
Darian studied him a moment before his gaze went to the flowers floating from the apple trees.
He ran through the city and into the apple orchard on the side of the city she'd only seen once, for peasants didn't go there.
The dry desert heat gave way to cool sea breeze, and a massive apple tree protected her from the sun overhead.
He recalled growing up and running around the apple orchard with his little brother and the children of the palace.
She'd been wearing pale pink, as innocent as the flowers that fell from blooming apple trees and caught in her hair.
He'd buried his emotions for Claire there, among the apple trees where he'd first met her.
In the middle is an apple tree marked with a ring of stones.
He sheathed his weapons and Traveled to where the beach met the apple orchard.
It has been stated that when present in blossoms they feed on nectar, but it is more probable that there--as on the green parts - they suck sap. In any case, their presence in apple blossoms has been known to prevent the formation of fruit through injury to the essential organs of the flower, and some species do considerable damage to ears of corn.
The mistletoe so extensively used in England at Christmas is largely derived from the apple orchards of Normandy; a quantity is also sent from the apple orchards of Herefordshire.
PODOPHYLLIN, a drug obtained from the rhizome of the American mandrake or may apple, Podophyllum peltatum, an herbaceous perennial belonging to the natural order Berberidaceae, indigenous in woods in Canada and the United States.
Among the trypsins we have the pa pain of the Papaw fruit (Carica Papaya), the bromelin of the Pine-apple, and the enzymes present in many germinating seeds, in the seedlings of several plants, and in other parts.
The seriousness of the damage done is illustrated by the ravages of the larch disease, apple canker, &c.
Webster has observed ants, foreseeing this emigration, to carry aphids from apple trees to .grasses.
PEAR (Pyrus communis), a, member of the natural order Rosaceae, belonging to the same genus as the apple (P. malus), which it resembles in floral structure.
Other small-fruited pears, distinguished by their precocity and apple-like fruit, may be referred to P. cordate, a species found wild in western France, and in Devonshire and Cornwall.
Pear scab is caused by a parasitic fungus, Fusicladium pyrinum, very closely allied and perhaps merely a form of the apple scab fungus, F.
As in .` the case of the apple disease it forms large irregular blackish blotches on the fruit and leaves, the injury being often very severe especially in a cool, damp season.
In Europe a number of " long-snouted " beetles, such as the raspberry weevils (Otiorhynchus picipes), the apple blossom weevil (Anthonomus pomorum), attack fruit; others, as the " corn weevils " (Calandra oryzae and C. granaria), attack stored rice and corn; while others produce swollen patches on roots (Ceutorhynchus sulcicollis), &c. All these Curculionidae are very timid creatures, falling to the ground at the least shock.
The real attractions of the Hollowell farm, to me, were: its complete retirement, being, about two miles from the village, half a mile from the nearest neighbor, and separated from the highway by a broad field; its bounding on the river, which the owner said protected it by its fogs from frosts in the spring, though that was nothing to me; the gray color and ruinous state of the house and barn, and the dilapidated fences, which put such an interval between me and the last occupant; the hollow and lichen-covered apple trees, gnawed by rabbits, showing what kind of neighbors I should have; but above all, the recollection I had of it from my earliest voyages up the river, when the house was concealed behind a dense grove of red maples, through which I heard the house-dog bark.
I was in haste to buy it, before the proprietor finished getting out some rocks, cutting down the hollow apple trees, and grubbing up some young birches which had sprung up in the pasture, or, in short, had made any more of his improvements.
When an apple has ripened and falls, why does it fall?
It will fall of itself when ripe, but if picked unripe the apple is spoiled, the tree is harmed, and your teeth are set on edge.
In a single season Aberdeenshire suffered nearly 90,000 worth of damage owing to the ravages of the diamond back moth on the root crops; in New York state the codling moth caused a loss of $3,000,000 to apple-growers.
The principal fruit trees are the duri-an, mangosteen, custard-apple, pomegranate,.
The cider apple, which ranks first in importance, is produced in those districts where cider is the habitual drink, that is to say, ___________________________________ chiefly in the region north-west of a line drawn from Paris to the Cattle.
Fortunately Morino saw the ad for Apple Hors Devours in the local paper and recognized Alfonso's cell phone number before they made their first sale.
Darian looked around, expecting to see her again beneath the shade of an apple tree, as beautiful as she was deadly with the daggers she wore at her waist.
Above her, bees buzzed around the aromatic apple blossoms.
They fit together as nice as hot apple pie and a scoop of cold ice cream.
It is not important that he should mature as soon as an apple tree or an oak.
"Where are you going?" asked an infantry officer who was eating an apple, also half smiling as he looked at the handsome girl.
Dean looked longingly at a half-finished apple pie—set out of reach by Cynthia—while he nibbled on cold salmon and salad.