The hilly regions of Limousin, Prigord and the Cvennes are the home of the chestnut, which in some places is still a staple food; walnuts grow on the lower levels of the central plateau and in lower Dauphin and Provence, figs and almonds in Provence, oranges and citrons on the Mediterranean coast, apricots in central France, the olive in Provcnce and the lower valleys of the Rhneand Durancc. Truffles arc found under Silk Cocoons.
There is trade in walnuts, walnut-oil, silk, cattle, &c.
Apricots and walnuts flourish at Warsaw, but in Russia they do not thrive beyond 50°.
Many varieties of fruit are grown, especially good being the apricots, peaches, walnuts and hazel nuts.
It exports filberts (for which product it is the centre), walnuts, hides and timber.
The northern sides and tops of the lower heights are often covered with dense forests of oak, cork, pine, cedar and other trees, with walnuts up to the limit of irrigation.
Wines of fair quality are grown in the valley of the Sioule; walnuts, chestnuts, plums, apples and pears are principal fruits.
Closely allied to the walnuts, and sometimes confounded with them, are the hickories.
The gardens and orchards supply great abundance of fruits, especially almonds and walnuts; and bee-keeping is common throughout the country.
Maize, millet, rye, flax, liquorice and fruits of all sorts - especially nuts, almonds, oranges, figs, walnuts and chestnuts - are produced.
Chestnuts and walnuts Hamburg appear on the terraces of the Imperial Territory Alsace-Lorraine .
Besides these are grown melons, mulberries, bananas, apricots, quinces, walnuts, lemons and citron.
We also went nutting, and I helped them open the chestnut burrs and break the shells of hickory-nuts and walnuts--the big, sweet walnuts!
There are a few who remember his little patch among the walnuts, which he let grow up till he should be old and need them; but a younger and whiter speculator got them at last.
Two governesses were sitting with the Vogels at a table, on which were plates of raisins, walnuts, and almonds.