He trotted back towards the orchard, pensive.
Fire still raged at one end of the orchard, filling the air above the trees with black smoke.
Apples, cherries and pears are the principal orchard fruits.
No one was in the orchard but her.
The Other sailed across the orchard and slammed into the hillside and through it.
He recalled growing up and running around the apple orchard with his little brother and the children of the palace.
There are a farm, a large truck garden, an orchard, and a bakery and canning factory.
The principal orchard districts are the valleys of the Darent and Medway, and the tertiary soils overlying the chalk, between Rochester and Canterbury.
It was further enjoined that any one playing bowls outside of his own garden or orchard was liable to a penalty of 6s.
He made his way through the orchard and over the wall at the other end, stunned by the mess that had been the immortals' imperial city.
They left the orchard for the quiet city, which had not yet begun to awaken.
The orchard is right there on the edge of the city, Jenn answered.
Orchard fruits are most abundant south-east of Blue Mountain, and small fruits near the larger cities, but about two-thirds of the grapes are grown in Erie county.
Orchard Houses are span-roofed or lean-to structures, in which various fruits are cultivated without the aid of artificial heat.
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.
Darian ran to the wall of the orchard and vaulted over.
They struggled through the remains of the orchard as the earth rumbled and bucked.
About noon they stopped to allow Jim to rest in the shade of a pretty orchard.
She looked around, astounded by the beauty of the orchard, then realized she'd lose sight of Dustin once he crested the hill in the center of the orchard.
Biddeford is served by the Boston & Maine railway, and is connected by electric lines with Portland and with Old Orchard Beach, a popular summer resort north of the Saco river.
The island is incidentally described with no small variety of detail, picturesque and topographical; the Homeric localities for which counterparts have been sought are Mount Neritos, Mount Neion, the harbour of Phorcys, the town and palace of Odysseus, the fountain of Arethusa, the cave of the Naiads, the stalls of the swineherd Eumaeus, the orchard of Laertes, the Korax or Raven Cliff and the island Asteris, where the suitors lay in ambush for Telemachus.
The wall dividing the orchard from the city was the first thing she didn't remember.
His gaze took in the beautiful apple orchard that had been planted by a foremother of his and Damian's.
For the pear orchard a warm situation is very desirable, with a soil deep, substantial, and thoroughly drained.
Orchard fruits are fairly varied, but, compared with other states, unimportant; and the production of small fruits is comparatively small, the largest crop being strawberries.
Charities, £&c. - The state charitable and penal institutions consist of the Western Washington Hospital for the Insane at Fort Steilacoom, the Eastern Washington Hospital for the Insane at Medical Lake, the State School for the Deaf and the State School for the Blind at Vancouver, the State Institution for Feeble-minded near Medical Lake, the Washington Soldiers' Home and Soldiers' Colony at Orting, the Veterans' Home at Port Orchard, the State Penitentiary at Walla Walla, the State Reformatory at Monroe and the State Training School at Chehalis.
In 1899 the total value of fruit grown in Kentucky was $2,491,457 (making the state rank thirteenth among the states of the Union in the value of this product), of which $ 1, 943, 6 45 was the value of orchard fruits and $435,462 that of small fruits.
Although the crop of orchard fruits was no greater in 1899 than in 1889 the Number of apple trees increased during the decade from 1,744,779 to 2,034,398, the number of peach trees from 19,057 to 48,819 and the number of plum trees from 10,151 to 18,137; in the number of pear trees and of cherry trees there was a slight decrease.
Truck farming and the cultivation of orchard and small fruits have long been remunerative occupations; the acreage devoted to peaches doubled between 1890 and 1900.
Orchard-house trees, and also pyramidal and bush trees of apples, pears and plums, are mainly fashioned by summer pruning; in fact, the less the knife is used upon them, except in the necessary cutting of the roots in potted trees, the better.
She moved cautiously through the well-maintained orchard, back to the tree marked by the rocks.
This latter route began at Inglis's Ferry, on the New river, in what is now West Virginia, and proceeded west by south to the Cumberland Gap. The " Wilderness Road," as marked by Daniel Boone in 1775, was a mere trail, running from the Watauga settlement in east Tennessee to the Cumberland Gap, and thence by way of what are now Crab Orchard, Danville and Bardstown, to the Falls of the Ohio, and was passable only for men and horses until 1795, when the state made it a wagon road.
Farther down the hill, on the left, on the old road in the woods, are marks of some homestead of the Stratton family; whose orchard once covered all the slope of Brister's Hill, but was long since killed out by pitch pines, excepting a few stumps, whose old roots furnish still the wild stocks of many a thrifty village tree.
Little did the dusky children think that the puny slip with its two eyes only, which they stuck in the ground in the shadow of the house and daily watered, would root itself so, and outlive them, and house itself in the rear that shaded it, and grown man's garden and orchard, and tell their story faintly to the lone wanderer a half-century after they had grown up and died--blossoming as fair, and smelling as sweet, as in that first spring.
Its situation in the broad and fertile valley of the Main, the northern horizon formed by the soft outlines of the Taunus range, is one of great natural beauty, the surrounding country being richly clad with orchard and forest.
The value of the fruit crop, for which Delaware has long been noted, also increased during the same decade, but disease and frost caused a marked decline in the production of peaches, a loss balanced by an increased production of apples, pears and other orchard fruits.
Darian glimpsed an orchard with flowering trees and emerald grass as he ducked his head through the portal.
It slammed into the orchard, shaking the earth.
He knew that orchard, and an ache grew at his core.
Among the larger privately irrigated tracts are: 16,000 to 18,000 acres in Yellowstone county, fed by a canal built by the Billings Land & Irrigation Company; about 35,000 acres of orchard land in the Bitterroot Valley, in Ravalli county, irrigated by canals from Lake Como, a natural reservoir; and 100,000 acres in Missoula county, to be watered from a 28 ft.
Half the orchard was on fire while the other half rained delicate pink-white blooms from the apple trees.
If he walked beneath the apple trees in the orchard, would she be waiting for him with her sweet smile, as she had the day they met?
What peace she'd found in the familiar orchard fled as she looked at the charred, crumbling ruins of the once great city that lay beyond the wall.
Jenn gasped, dismayed, as the wall around the orchard came into view.
The last time she'd seen the orchard, it'd been on fire.
In the surrounding country there are many small, picturesque lakes (the largest being Orchard, about 6 m.
Apples are grown in such quantities as to entitle the county to the title applied to it, the orchard of Ireland.
Corps in the desperate fighting around the Peach Orchard was one of the most noteworthy incidents in the battle.
JOHN LINDLEY (1799-1865), English botanist, was born on the 5th of February 1799 at Catton, near Norwich, where his father, George Lindley, author of A Guide to the Orchard and Kitchen Garden, owned a nursery garden.
Another favourite haunt of mine was the orchard, where the fruit ripened early in July.
The number of orchard trees increased nearly 100% within the same decade.
Portions of the Coastal Plain; rice, along the banks of rivers near the coast; wheat, in the valley of the Yadkin; orchard fruits, in the W.
The cultivation of strawberries and vegetables (cabbage, cauliflower, beets, beans, tomatoes, egg-plant, cucumbers, water-melons, celery, &c.) for northern markets, and of orchard fruits, especially plums, pears and prunes, has likewise proved successful.
Beautiful old age in his Concord home, the Orchard House,where every comfort was provided by his daughter Louisa, Alcott was gratified at being able to become the nominal, and at times the actual, head of a Concord "Summer School of Philosophy and Literature," which had its first session in 1879, and in which - in a rudely fashioned building next his house - thoughtful listeners were addressed during a part of several successive summer seasons on many themes in philosophy, religion and letters.
Of Lexington), Harrodsburg, Crab Orchard in Lincoln county (about 115 m.
Jenn trotted through the orchard towards the city, energized by the plentiful magic in the world around her.
Orchard trees and grape-vines are widely distributed throughout the state, but with the exception of peaches their yield is greater in the northern portion.
Other important crops in the order of their value are oats, hay and forage, Indian corn, barley, flax-seed, potatoes, rye, grass seeds, wild grass, clover, beans, peas, and miscellaneous vegetables and orchard products.
The orchard house is among the most generally useful of all garden structures.
An orchard for experimental cultivation has met with considerable success.
He trotted down the stairs from his palace to the apple orchard that stretched from his home to the imperial city beyond.