He caught the vine deftly and grinned.
I happened to tell her the other day that the vine on the fence was a "creeper."
The vine is cultivated as far N.
The cultivation of the vine prevails far more in the province of Cagliari than in that of Sassari, considerable progress having been made both in the extent of land under cultivation and in the ratio of produce to area.
A vine hung across the trail and when she reached to push it away, it fell on her arm.
You think I'm a regular clinging vine, don't you?
Catching the toe of her hiking boots under a vine, she tripped and fell.
Rough cedar posts that still had remnants of limbs supported the porch roof, and an old vine rocker sat beside the door.
The vine grows generally in France, except in the extreme north and in Normandy and Brittany.
She shrugged nonchalantly, snapping a dry vine off and examining it as though unaware of the mockery of his question.
Tchihatchef mentions that at Erivan in Russian Armenia the mean winter temperature is 7 0.1 C. and falls in January to - 30° C., and at Bokhara the mean temperature of January is 4° C. and the minimum -22° C., and yet at both places the vine is grown with success.
The best known and longest cultivated species is the old-world grape-vine, Vitis vinifera; a variety of this, silvestris, occurs wild in the Mediterranean region, spreading eastwards towards the Caucasus and northwards into southern Germany, and may be regarded as the parent of the cultivated vine.
The cultivation of the vine must also have been introduced into Italy at a very early period.
He remembered that close by his window there was a climbing vine filled with beautiful sweet flowers.
The vine is cultivated over the greater part of Hungary, the chief grape-growing districts being those of the Hegyalja (Tokaj), Sopron, and Ruszt, Merles, Somlyo (Schomlau), Bellye and Villany, Balaton, Neszmely, Visonta, Eger (Erlau) and Buda.
Greece being a mountainous land was favourable to the culture of the vine rather than to that of cereals.
size.) loam, such as is suitable for the vine and the fig; this should be used in as rough a state as possible, or not broken small and fine.
This circumstance is probably explained by the greater care and attention bestowed both on the cultivation of the vine and on the manufacture of the wine in northern countries than in those where the climate is more propitious.
The vine is cultivated in all the states, but chiefly in South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
Not by a figure of speech but literally, every Israelite sat under the shadow of his own vine and fig-tree; whilst the country as a whole is described (2 Kings xviii.
She tossed the vine at him, along with a wry grin.
A larger product of the vine was in the form of raisins and currants, of which quantities were exported to Russia.
315-558), and of the vine and olive; he was the protector of herdsmen and hunters; he warded off the evil effects of the dog-star; he possessed the arts of healing and prophecy.
I remember his caressing touch as he led me from tree to tree, from vine to vine, and his eager delight in whatever pleased me.
It is silent when hunting, and has long ears shaped like vine leaves.
Chemicals sulphate of copper, employed chiefly as a preventive 01 certain maladies of the vine; carbonate of lead, hyper.
The vine is cultivated chiefly on the slopes of the Taunus, in the south-west, where the names of several towns are well known for their winesSchierstein, Erbach (Marcobrunner), Johannisberg, Geisenheim, Riidesheim, Assmannshausen.
(~) The vine region begins on the sunny slopes of the Alpine spurs and in those Alpine valleys open towards the south, extending over the plains of Lombardy and Emilia.
The conqueror visits a cannibal kingdom and finds many marvels in the palace of Porus, among them a vine with golden branches, emerald leaves and fruit of other precious stones.
The slopes of the Armenian highlands are clothed with fine forests, and the vine is grown at their base, while on the wide-stretching steppes the Turko-Tatars pasture cattle, horses and sheep. The lower part of the Kura valley assumes the character of a dry steppe, the rainfall not reaching 54 in.
The relative inferiority of the wines made at the Cape of Good Hope and in Australia is partly due to variations of climate, the vine not yet having adapted itself to the new conditions, - and partly to the deficient skill of the manufacturers.
The vine requires a high summer temperature and a prolonged period in which to ripen its fruit.
The vine is cultivated throughout the length and breadth of Italy, but while in some of the districts of the south and centre it occupies from 10 to 20% of the cultivated area, in some of the northern provinces, such as Sondrio, Belluno, Grosseto, &c., the average is only about I or 2% The methods of cultivation are varied; but the planting of the vines by themselves in long rows of insignificant bushes is the exception.
By nature it is a sun-steeped southern region, the home of the vine and olive, of the minstrelsy of the Provençal and the exuberance of Tartarin, distinct from the colder and more sober north.
The estimated loss by the vine Phylloxera in the Gironde alone was £32,000,000; for all the French wine districts £IOO,000,000 would not cover the damage.
Among the Hebrews it was the third and chief of the three annual pilgrimage festivals connected respectively with the harvesting of the barley (Passover), of wheat (Pentecost), and of the vine (Tabernacles).
The vine, the cotton plant and barley are the main objects of cultivation.
But the words which follow have an antique ring: " Amen, I say unto you, I will no more drink of the fruit of the vine, until that day when I drink it new in the kingdom of God."
2 After a comparison of Israel to a worthless wild vine (xv.) come two allegories, one portraying idolatrous Jerusalem as the unfaithful spouse of Yahweh (xvi.), the other describing the fate of Zedekiah (xvii.).
Next to cereals and the vine the most important object of cultivation is the olive.
The tendrils of a vetch and of a cucumber are analogous, and also homologous because they both belong to the category leaf; but they are only analogous to the tendrils of the vine and of the passion-flower, which belong to the category stem.
The culture of the vine - formerly an important staple, as is proved by the countless ancient wine-presses scattered over the rocky hillsides of the whole country - fell to some extent into desuetude, no doubt owing to the Moslem prohibition of wine-drinking.
Owing to the configuration of the soil, the climate of Moravia varies more than might be expected in so small an area, so that, while the vine and maize are cultivated successfully in the southern plains, the weather in the mountainous districts is somewhat rigorous.
The vine is largely cultivated both in Europe and Asia, and much Turkish wine is exported to France and Italy for mixing purposes.
I've found one on the end of a strange vine.
The vine flourishes chiefly on the hills of the south-east; the wines of Les Riceys, Bar-sur-Aube, Bouilly and Laines-aux-Bois are most esteemed.
Lampsacus was the chief seat of the worship of Priapus, a gross nature-god closely connected with the culture of the vine.
of the Dnieper) the vine.
The other part comprehends inner Persis lying northwards; it enjoys a pleasant climate and has fertile and well-watered plains, gardens with trees of all kinds, rich pasturages and forests abounding with game; with the exception of the olive all fruits are produced in profusion, particularly the vine.
The slopes of the hills were carefully terraced and irrigated wherever practicable, and on these slopes the vine and olive were cultivated with great success.
These beetles, characterized by their skipping movements and enlarged hind femora, also attack the hop (Haltica concinna), the vine in America (Graptodera chalybea, Illig.), and numerous other species of plants, being specially harmful to seedlings and young growth.
Most commonly Ariadne is represented asleep on the shore at Naxos, while Dionysus, attended by satyrs and bacchanals, gazes admiringly upon her; sometimes they are seated side by side under a spreading vine.
The prosperity of the town depends chiefly on the vine culture in the neighbourhood, from which, besides the exportation of a large quantity of grapes, about 700,000 gallons of wine are manufactured annually.
The fruit also is of excellent quality and in great variety, although the culture of the vine is limited to some of the warmer valleys in the southern districts.
The root of the French vine is attacked by the Phylloxera, but that of the American vine, whose epidermis is thicker, is protected from it.
Among the revisions may be adduced some addition to our knowledge of dyspepsia, attained by analytic investigations into the contents of the stomach at various stages of digestion, and by examining the passage of opaque substances through the primae vine by the Rntgen rays.
high; the ornament consists mainly of a most beautiful band of foliage, chiefly of the vine, with bunches of grapes; the ground is blue and the ornaments white; it was found at Pompeii in the house of the faun.
As James and Kohler have pointed out, part of section 4 on the Vine is a Christian addition.
The conformation of the vine stem has elicited a vast amount of explanatory comment.
According to this, the shoot of the vine is a "sympodium," consisting of a number of "podia" placed one over the other in longitudinal series.
A vine, for instance, that produces bunches of grapes at each joint is preferable to one in which there are several barren joints, as a larger quantity can be grown within a smaller area.
In endeavouring to trace the filiation and affinities of the vine, the characters afforded by the seed are specially valuable, because they have not been wittingly interfered with by human agency.
The vine is hardy in Britain so far as regards its vegetation, but not hardy enough to bring its fruit to satisfactory maturity, so that for all practical purposes the vine must be regarded as a tender fruit.
When the plant is grown under glass, the vine border should occupy the interior of the house and also extend outwards in the front, but it is best made by instalments of 5 or 6 ft.
To prepare the vine for planting, it should be cut back to within 2 ft.
The periodical thorough cleansing of the vine stems and every part of the houses is of the utmost importance.
Vine leaf attacked by mildew, Uncinula necator (Erysiphe Tuckeri), which forms white patches on the upper face, reduced.
The fungus assails all the green parts of the vine, and injures the leaves and young shoots as much as it does the grape itself.
The mycelium of Sphaceloma grows just beneath the cuticle of the vine, through which it soon bursts, giving rise to a number of minute hyphae, which bear conidia.
In their mode of attack, in the symptoms they produce, and in the result upon the grapes and the vine the two fungi are so much alike that for practical purposes they may be regarded as identical.
Mycelium of the fungus attacking root of vine (reduced).
Portion of vine root, showing masses of fructification (perithecia) of the fungus (reduced).
- Charbon or Anthracnose of Vine, caused by Sphaceloma ampelinum.
Among the other fungi which infest the vine may be mentioned Phyllosticta viticola and Ph.
of cultivable lands in the alluvial valleys, where coffee, maize, tobacco, sugar-cane, the vine, vegetables, potatoes, and some of the cereals are grown with success.
It may be the Spanish word for the hanging branches of a vine which strike root in the ground, or the name may have been given from a species of bearded fig-tree.
Among fruit trees the vine, apricot, peach, apple, quince, fig and banana are cultivated in the highlands, and in the lower country the date palm flourishes, particularly throughout the central zone of Arabia, in Hejaz, Nejd and El Hasa, where it is the prime article of food.
It is the centre of a prosperous agricultural district producing, chiefly, wheat and maize; the vine is also largely grown and excellent wine is made.
CRY Ptostomata (Vine); Fossil.
It was in this lofty rock-girt hollow that the gladiator Spartacus was besieged by the praetor Claudius Pulcher; he escaped by twisting ropes of vine branches and descending through unguarded fissures in the crater-rim.
The culture of the vine increases, and the wines, which are characterized by a mildness of flavour, are in good demand.
This part is occupied by the eastern outliers of the Alps, known as the Styrian hill country, and by the Windisch Biiheln, which is one of the most renowned vine districts in the whole of Austria.
Near the town are the ruins of three famous castles, Ulrichsburg, Girsberg and Hohrappoltstein, which formerly belonged to the lords of Rappoltstein._ See Bernhard, Recherches sur l'histoire de la vine de Rappoltsweiler (Colmar, 1888); and Kube, Rappoltsweiler, das Carolabad and Umgebung (Strassburg, 1905).
The following full description of the only species which attacks the vine, the Phylloxera vastatrix, or grape-louse, is reprinted from the article Vine in the 9th edition of this encyclopaedia.
Under- (Radicola) of Phylloxera, with proneath, between the legs, lies the boscis inserted into tissue of root rostrum, which reaches back to of vine.
The insect is fixed by this rostrum, which is inserted into the root of the vine for the purpose of sucking the sap. The abdomen consists of seven segments, and these as well as the anterior segments bear four rows of small tubercles on their dorsal surface.
After several moults the rudiments of two pairs of wings appear, and then the insect creeps up to the surface of the earth, and on to the vine.
They fly about from July till October, living upon the sap of the vine, which is sucked up by the rostrum from the leaves or buds.
These forms are termed the stock-mothers; they creep into the buds of the vine, and, as these develop intofthe young leaves, insert their proboscis into the upper side.
Winged Female which lives on leaves and buds of vine, and lays parthogenetically eggs of two kinds, one developing into a wingless female, the other into a male.
The particular species of phylloxera which attacks the vine is a native of the United States, probably originating among the wild vines of the Colorado district.
Yet no imported vine has ever lived there more than five years, and in 1890 the phylloxera crossed the Rocky Mountains, and seriously damaged the vineyards of California, where it had previously been unknown.
Insecticides, of which the bisulphide of carbon (CS 2) and the sulpho-carbonate of potassium (KS CS2) remain in use, were injected into the earth to kill the phylloxera on the roots of the vine.
It is believed that the vine was introduced into this region by colonists from Italy and Morea in 1241.
The vine flourishes chiefly in the east of the arrondissement of Sancerre.
33): allegory of the true vine; " Greater love than this hath no man, that he lay down his life for his friend "; the world's hatred; the spirit of truth shall lead them into all truth; " I came forth from the Father and am come into the world, again I leave the world and go to the Father"; " Be of good cheer, I have overcome the world."
Wine is the blood of the new covenant, and He will drink the fruit of the vine new in the Kingdom of God (Mark xiv.
In addition to agriculture, which (with the exception of the Usuri Cossacks) is sufficient to supply their needs and usually to leave a certain surplus, they"carry on extensive cattle and horse breeding, vine culture in Caucasia, fishing on the Don, the Ural, and the Caspian, hunting, bee-culture, &c. The extraction of coal, gold and other minerals which are found on their territories is mostly rented to strangers, who also own most factories.
23-25); the vineyard where He Himself is the true Vine (Mark xii.
The cultivation of the vine in Saxony is respectable for its antiquity, though the yield is insignificant.
90.5, of Soma) that it "cheers the heart of gods" (in the speech of the vine, Judg.
During the four years for which he held that office, although he allowed the finances of the colony to get into confusion, he endeavoured to improve its condition by introducing the vine, sugar-cane and tobacco plant, and by encouraging the breeding of horses and the reclamation of land.
Of these the hotel de vine, which is far the larger of the two, occupies the greater part of the south side of the square.
Here the oscilla were hung on trees, such as the vine and the olive, oak and the pine, and represented the faces of Liber, Bacchus or other deity connected with the cultivation of the soil (Virg.
and vine yards 6.8 sq.
(In some versions it is respectively a vine and a rose which grow from either tomb and interlace midway.) We need have little wonder that this beautiful love-story was extremely popular throughout the middle ages.
One of the most noted pieces of monumental art in the United States is the beautiful Tyler Davidson bronze fountain in Fountain Square (Fifth Street, between Walnut and Vine streets), the business centre of the city, by which (or within one block of which) all car lines run.
The soil of Algeria everywhere favours the growth of the vine.
The culture of the vine was early undertaken by the colonists, but it was not until vineyards in France were attacked by phylloxera that the export of wine from Algeria became considerable.
Wheat sufficient for one-fourth of the population is grown, and the vine is extensively cultivated.
The betel nut is the fruit of the Areca or betel palm, Areca Catechu, and the betel leaf is the produce of the betel vine or pan, Chavica Betel, a plant allied to that which yields black pepper.
When chewed a small piece is wrapped up in a leaf of the betel vine or pan, with a pellet of shell lime or chunam; and in some cases a little cardamom, turmeric or other aromatic is added.
It has been discovered that at the beginning of the Eocene the lake of Rilly occupied a vast area east of the present site of Paris; a water-course fell there in cascades, and Munier-Chalinas has reconstructed all the details of that singular locality; plants which loved moist places, such as Marchantia, Asplenium, the covered banks overshadowed by lindens, laurels, magnolias and palms; there also were found the vine and the ivy; mosses (Fontinalis) and Chara sheltered the crayfish (Astacus); insects and even flowers have left their delicate impressions in the travertine which formed the borders of this lake.
18, " I will not drink of the generation of the vine," or Phil.
The inhabitants of Kalocsa and its wide-spreading communal lands are chiefly employed in the cultivation of the vine, fruit, flax, hemp and cereals, in the capture of water-fowl and in fishing.
First concerning the cup: - We give thanks to thee,our Father, for the holy vine 1 of David thy servant, which thou didst make known to us through Jesus thy servant; 2 to thee be the glory for ever.
The cup is not the blood of Jesus, but the holy vine of David, revealed through Jesus; and the holy vine can but signify the spiritual Israel, the Ecclesia or church or Messianic Kingdom, into which the faithful are to be gathered.
Agriculture, and specially viticulture, is the principal occupation of the population, and the vine is here planted not only in regular vineyards, but is introduced in long lines through the ordinary fields and carried up the hills in terraces locally called ronchi.
It is worthy of remark that Homer names, as adorning the garden of Alcinous, seven plants only - wild olive, oil olive, pear, pomegranate, apple, fig and vine.
3), obviously fails to connect a spring festival of joyousness with the autumn vine harvest.
The south-western plain, though rendered unhealthy by lagoons, and central Aetolia yield good crops of currants, vine, maize and tobacco, which are conveyed by railway from Agrinion and Anatolikon to the coast.
Many wild plants characteristic of the warmer parts of middle Europe are seen to flourish along with the vine.
In taking a slip or cutting the gardener removes from the parent plant a shoot having one or more buds or " eyes," in the case of the vine one only, and places it in a moist and sufficiently warm situation, where, as previously mentioned, undue evaporation from the surface is prevented.
On the same principle the use of small pots to confine the roots, root-pruning and lifting the roots, and exposing them to the sun, as is done in the case of the vine in some countries, are resorted to.
When employed for making vine borders, loam of a somewhat heavier nature can be used with advantage, on account of the porous materials which should accompany it.
Plant vine eyes for propagation in a brisk heat.
Fruit trees and grape vines generally should be pruned; and, if the wood of the vine is wanted for cuttings, or scions of fruit trees for grafts, they should be tied in small bundles and buried in the ground until spring.
Thomson, The Grape Vine; Thos.
Barron, Vines and Vine Culture; G.
(After Harper.) From Vine's Students' Text Book of Botany, by permission of Swan Sonnenschein & Co.
Though the Rhineland is par excellence the country of the vine, beer is largely produced; distilleries are also numerous, and large quantities of sparkling Moselle are made at Coblenz, chiefly for exportation to England.
Hence the vine is everywhere cultivated in these districts.
The vine flourishes as far as the 51 N., but only yields good wine in the districts of the Rhine and Danube.
The culture of the vine is almost confined to southern and western Germany, and especially to the Rhine district.
direction through Cassel to the southern foot of the Vine.
above sea-level, the upper limit of the members of the orange tribe; the second ascends to about 3300 ft., the limit of the growth of wheat, the vine and the hardier evergreens; and the third, that of forests, reaches from about 3300 ft.
The limit in height of the olive is about 2700 ft., and that of the vine about 3500 ft.
The vine grows well, and in ancient times was largely cultivated for wine; oranges, lemons and pomegranates also abound.
The vine was much cultivated in early times, and the vintage is a subject frequently depicted.
The vine flourishes best in the valley of the Maros.
Ermani), elder, poplar, elm, wild cherry (Prunus padus), Taxus baccata and several willows are mixed with the conifers; while farther south the maple, mountain ash and oak, as also the Japanese Panax ricinifolium, the Amur cork (Philodendron amurense), the spindle tree (Euonymus macropterus) and the vine (Vitis thunbergii) make their appearance.
The vine is successfully grown in the warm upland valleys, both for its fruit and for the production of wine.
By way of compensation, Zeus presented his father with a team of immortal horses (or a golden vine).
The vine, fig and olive grow well in this region.
Various kinds of rubber vine are found.
Noah was the first to cultivate the vine and to experience the consequences of over-indulgence in its products, an occasion which called forth the filial respect of two of his sons and the irreverence of the third.
The lemon and wild vine are also here met with, but are more common on the northern mountains.
The vine is cultivated to some extent, and good pasturage is found on the Andean slopes.
The garden of Eden is placed in the valley of the Araxes; Marand is the burial-place of Noah's wife; at Arghuri, a village near the great chasm, was the spot where Noah planted the first vineyard, and here were shown Noah's vine and the monastery of St James, until village and monastery were overwhelmed by a fall of rock, ice and snow, shaken down by an earthquake in 1840.
The vine yields rich produce everywhere, except in the higher districts.
Agriculture, and the cultivation of fruit, including the vine and olive, are thus in a very backward condition; but Badajoz possesses more livestock than anyotherSpanish province.
c rcaos, vine, and 61/46, appearance, as it resembles the grape-vine in habit), a genus of the vine order Ampelideae and nearly allied to the grape-vine.
The present article deals solely with wine derived from the grape (see Vine) .
In ancient times the cultivation of the vine indicated a relatively settled and stable form of civilization, inasmuch as the vine requires a considerable maturation period.
The Nabataeans were forbidden to cultivate the vine, the object being to prevent any departure from their traditional nomadic habits.
With regard to the introduction of the vine into other parts of Europe, it appears that it was brought to Spain by the Phoenicians, and to Italy and southern Gaul from Greece.
In the earliest Roman times the vine was very little cultivated in Italy, but gradually Rome and Italy generally became a great wine country.
The cultivation of the vine in more northern parts (i.e.
We know very little of the ancient methods of cultivating the vine, but the Romans-no doubt owing to the luxuriant ease with which the vine grows in Italy-appear to have trained it on trees, trellis work, palisades, &c. The dwarf form of cultivation now common in northern Europe does not appear to have obtained to any extent.
The character of a wine depends mainly (a) on the nature of the soil; (b) on the general type of the climate; (c) on the variety of vine cultivated.
Of all these factors, that of the nature of the soil on which the vine is grown is perhaps the most important.
The same vine, exposed to practically identical conditions of climate, will produce markedly different wines if planted in different soils.
On the other hand, different varieties of the vine, provided they are otherwise not unsuitable, may, if planted in the same soil, after a time produce wines which may not differ seriously in character.
Diseases Diseases of the Vine.
- The vine is subject to a number of diseases some of which are due to micro-organisms (moulds, bacteria), others to insect life.
- These are numerous, and may be derived either directly from the vine, from an abnormal constitution of the grape juice, or to subsequent infection.
million acres, and roughly one-fifth of this is under the vine.
The cultivation of the vine in the Champagne is of very ancient date.
The chief white vine is the Pineau, also known as Chardonay.
The influence of the soil on one and the same vine is interestingly illustrated by the different character of the vines grown in those districts, the Beaujolais wines having far greater distinction than those of Macon.
The present output amounts to roughly 150 million gallons, and the acreage under the vine has increased from 107,048 hectares in 1890 to 167,657 hectares in 1905.
There appears to be no predominant and distinct type of vine, such as is the case in other viticultural districts, but a number of varieties, mostly yielding grapes of a medium size are common to the Douro vineyards.
The latter is produced from the black Burgundy vine, the Pineau.
In the Rheingau the predominant vine is the Riessling.
The best of these is the celebrated Lacrima Christi, which is grown on the slopes of Vesuvius from a vine bearing the same name.
The vine from which Tokay is made is the Furmint.
Wines Of The United States The cultivation of the vine has made very rapid strides in the United States during the past half-century.
At the same time, there is no doubt that much of the wine produced in the United States is of very fair quality, and this is largely due to the fact that the Americans have been at great pains to introduce the latest scientific methods in regard to the vine and wine-making.
Riesling, Hermitage, Sauternes, Chianti, &c., in accordance with the district of origin of the vine.
At the present time there are about 280,000 acres under the vine in California, and the number of vines is about 90 millions.
There are about 75,000 acres under the vine in this state, and roughly 5 million gallons are produced annually.
At the present time a great part of the industry is devoted to the cultivation of the currant vine (Vitis corinthiaca).
The vine is cultivated all the way from Atacama and Coquimbo, where excellent raisins are produced, south to Concepcion, where some of the best wines of Chile are manufactured.
Agriculture was the one resource of the colony, and wheat was grown for export to Peru, but the land was concentrated in the hands of a few big landowners, and the cultivation of the vine and olive was forbidden.
Nothing is being done to improve the vine, and the Persian wines, until recently of world-wide reputation, are yearly getting thinner and poorer.
Of non-indigenous flora are the oak, poplar, bluegum, the Australian wattle, the vine, and almost every variety of fruit tree and European vegetables.
The grape vine also is grown, and the manufacture of wine is a rising industry.
Thorode, Notice de la vine d'Angers (Angers, 1897).
Some identify Pentheus with Dionysus himself in his character as the god of the vine, torn to pieces by the violence of winter.
Among the cultivated trees and shrubs the most valuable economically are the vine, peach, pomegranate, fig, olive (up to 1500 ft.
The valleys near the sea are well adapted for agriculture; oranges, lemons, almonds and other fruit trees thrive; silk is produced in the west; and the vine is extensively cultivated, less for the production of wine than to meet the foreign demand for white Almeria grapes.
Among the many varieties of trees and plants found are the date palm, mimosa, wild olive, giant sycamores, junipers and laurels, the myrrh and other gum trees (gnarled and stunted, these flourish most on the eastern foothills), a magnificent pine (the Natal yellow pine, which resists the attacks of the white ant), the fig, orange, lime, pomegranate, peach, apricot, banana and other fruit trees; the grape vine (rare), blackberry and raspberry; the cotton and indigo plants, and occasionally the sugar cane.
DIONYSUS (probably = " son of Zeus," from Otos and vvvos, a Thracian word for " son "), in Greek mythology, originally a nature god of fruitfulness and vegetation, especially of the vine; hence, distinctively, the god of wine.
As soon as Dionysus was grown up, he started on a journey through the world, to teach the cultivation of the vine and spread his worship among men.
Lycurgus was blinded by Zeus and soon died, or became frantic and hewed down his own son, mistaking him for a vine.
The former story has been connected with the sailors' custom of hanging vine leaves, ivy and bunches of grapes round the masts of vessels in honour of vintage festivals.
Remusat, Histoire de la vine de Khotan (Paris, 1820); and Sven Hedin, Through Asia (Eng.
It is doubtful whether or not a species of vine is indigenous to the Cape.
Beyond the colony proper there are promising vine stocks in the Gordonia division of Bechuanaland and in the Umtata district of Tembuland.
The vine is cultivated in the neighbourhood to some extent, and there is also some trade in fruit and vegetables.
Some of the slopes are covered with extensive thickets of the pomegranate, and the wild vine climbs to a great height round the trunks of the forest trees.
The vine is cultivated to some extent in the south-west corner, and tobacco is also grown.
The vine is grown on the lower slopes sheltered from the north wind, the wines of Jurancon, near Pau, being the most renowned.
Liber was originally an old Italian god of the productivity of nature, especially of the vine.
Attempts are also made to cultivate the vine.
Finally, about Khojent and in Ferghana, where the climate is milder still, the vine and the pistachio tree cover the hills, while agriculture and horticulture have reached a high degree of perfec See Krasnov's researches in Izvestia of Russ.
Though rocky and difficult, Upper Galilee is not barren, the soil of the plateaus is rich, and the vine flourishes in the higher hills, especially in the neighbourhood of Kefr Bir'im.
The inhabitants of Viterbo are chiefly dependent on agriculture; hemp is a specialty of the district, and tobacco and various grains are largely grown, as well as the olive and the vine.
The vine and maize are everywhere cultivated, as well as olives and other southern products.
The vine and maize are cultivated in favourable situations, and wheat and other kinds of grain are generally grown.
The winters are here long and cold; the vine and maize are no longer cultivated,the principal crops being wheat, barley, oats, rye, hemp and flax.
The older story, however, continues with another step in the history of civilization, and to Noah is ascribed the cult of the vine, the abuse of which leads to the utterance of a curse upon Canaan and a blessing upon Shem and Japheth (ix.
Of fruit trees the apple, pear, plum, cherry, medlar, pomegranate, fig, quince, as well as two kinds of vine, grow wild; oranges, sweet and bitter, and other Aurantiaceae thrive well in gardens and plantations.
In that year the total area under the vine was 3,546,375 acres, in 1908 it was 3,136,470 acres.
In the hey-day of the cultivation of the vine Spain sent the bulk of her wine exports to France.
The hill-sides were clothed with vine and fir, and the rich broad plain of Hermus produced large quantities of corn and saffron.
The summer is so hot that the vine grows at much higher altitudes than it does in western Europe, and the cotton tree and all southern fruit trees are cultivated in the deeper valleys.
In some polypetalous corollas, as that of the vine, the petals are separate at the base and adhere by the apices.
In the autumn a single fertile egg is laid by apterous females in a crevice of the bark of the vine where it is protected during the winter.
Here is grown a peculiar dwarf vine, whose fruit, the " currant " (from " Corinth ")") of commerce, forms the chief resource and staple export of Zante, as well as of the neighbouring mainland.
The vine, which grows to a height of 3 ft., begins to yield in seven years and lasts for over a century.
Besides this species, there are nearly forty different kinds of vine and ten of the olive, including the karudolia, which yields the best edible olive berry.
For instance, Pterocarya caucasica does not grow nearer than the Caucasus, where it is associated with the wild vine - also found at Tegelen; Magnolia Kobus is confined to the north island of Japan; another species of Magnolia cannot be identified and may be extinct.
He is also said to have been the first priest of Dionysus, and to have introduced the cultivation of the vine and fruit trees (Pliny, Nat.
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They were still hunters, but had domesticated animals; they were fairly skilful metallurgists, casting bronze in moulds of stone and clay; they were also agriculturists, cultivating beans, the vine, wheat and flax.
abide in the vine?
almond, olive, vine and orange terraces.
berry oil is extracted from the crushed green berries of the pepper vine.
She was sold with her January 2004 born heifer calf at foot, Chatsworth Vine.
clematis armandii is an evergreen, climbing vine native to China.
They are actually written by another great British comic called Tim Vine.
Band of carved vine leaf cornice from the medieval rood screen set along the sill of the window.
creeper vine but numerous other plants were growing nearby.
cultivation of the vine, with cool, wet winters and hot, dry summers.
For seven years he worked as a vine planter, irrigation ditch digger, cow puncher, and smallholder in the new Western state.
May be attacked by aphids, vine weevil, slugs, leaf and bud eelworms and greenhouse red spider mite.
Suggest talk to Andy Vine (mech eng ).
gem lettuce, fresh vine leaves or white cabbage leaves.
Or maybe swordfish loin wrapped in vine leaves with potato gnocchi, grapes and lemon butter?
Looks like we already have a large gourd on the way, even with two on the vine.
FragileWarrior wrote: " wrote in oups.com: We have a robust gourd vine that is putting out a nice sized dipper gourd.
grape vine Almond blossom Fig leaves Olive fruit 11: In Isaiah's prophesy, what flower will bloom in the desert?
grapes from the vine above our heads, figs from the trees, great home-cooked local food.
Pruning backyard grapevines Proper pruning of your backyard grapevines is essential to maintain vine size, shape, and yield of the grapes.
The nematode enters the bodies of vine weevil grubs, infecting them with a fatal bacterial disease from its gut.
Use endocrine balancing herbs like agnus castus herb, squaw vine herb and blessed thistle.
Similarly satisfying was feeding some vine weevil larvae I found in my potted hostas to the birds.
huntsman, pursued by the huntsmen, concealed himself under cover of a thick Vine.
jittery guitars, pulsing bass and staccato drum rolls lock together to blow away the cobwebs in the Vine.
kudzu vine or those responsible for chestnut blight or Dutch elm disease.
Damage to plant roots by vine weevil larvae shows by the plants starting to wilt.
The straw mulch will also conserve moisture in the soil for the vine roots.
Outside A door from the kitchen leads onto Large terrace with vine covered pergola.
pessaryal Healing: Use Marshmallow and Squaw vine pessaries.
I have just lost one of my candelabra primulas to vine weevil over the winter, even the many seedlings which were around.
prune the vine later than December.
ripen on the vine.
The 15-foot high pillar's sides are covered with high quality carved runes, vine scrolls, knot patterns, and sacred symbols.
squaw vine herb.
Meanwhile, wise aliens offer Vine the chance to become an immortal galactic supreme being.
The image Jesus uses is of himself being a vine and of his followers being branches which draw sustenance and nourishment from the vine.
David heard one and soon we were watching it in a vine tangle.
tendrils of a curling vine, Fond limbs with limbs, in am'rous folds, entwine.
The sides of the coffin are decorated with bands of bead and reel motifs and vine tendrils.
Radio interview transcript - Jeremy Vine, Radio 2, Weds 31 March 2004.
To avoid ' bleeding ', do not prune the vine later than December.
The Romans were the first to cultivate the vine in Britain.
A Two bedroom Casita in a magnificent old estate in the middle of fourteen acres of almond, olive, vine and orange terraces.
vine weevil larvae shows by the plants starting to wilt.
vine weevil grubs, infecting them with a fatal bacterial disease from its gut.
vine cherry tomatoes as garnish these can be baked alongside the mushrooms.
vine leaf cornice from the medieval rood screen set along the sill of the window.
Start with Solomon's seal root and squaw vine herb.
vinification note: The estate totals 59 hectares of which 40 are under vine.
What can I do to control adult vine weevil?
The ugly pest was the dreaded vine weevil, the most damaging weevil in horticulture.
wither on the vine.
Meaning has to be kept moving, by whatever means, or it will slowly wither on the vine.
Madeira vine, American ground nut, Chinese yam and Kiwi fruit are all starting to grow well.
Vineyards (see WINE).The vine grows generally in France, except in the extreme north and in Normandy and Brittany.
On the sloping hills carob trees, and others both useful and agreeable, still grow abundantly; the vine also holds its place, ands produces a species of wine which was highly valued by the ancients, though it seems to have degenerated greatly in modern times.
By nature it is a sun-steeped southern region, the home of the vine and olive, of the minstrelsy of the ProvenÃ§al and the exuberance of Tartarin, distinct from the colder and more sober north.
These were at first purely symbolical, meaningless to any but a Christian eye, such as the Vine, the Good Shepherd, the Sheep, the Fisherman, the Fish, &c. Even the personages of ancient mythology were pressed into the service of early Christian art, and Orpheus, taming the wild beasts with his lyre, symbolized the peaceful sway of Christ; and Ulysses, deaf to the Siren's song, represented the Believer triumphing over the allurements of sensual pleasure.
Tobacco and the vine both flourish and most European fruits and vegetables thrive.
Among the revisions may be adduced some addition to our knowledge of dyspepsia, attained by analytic investigations into the contents of the stomach at various stages of digestion, and by examining the passage of opaque substances through the primae vine by the RÃ¶ntgen rays.
Tchihatchef mentions that at Erivan in Russian Armenia the mean winter temperature is 7 0.1 C. and falls in January to - 30Ã‚° C., and at Bokhara the mean temperature of January is 4Ã‚° C. and the minimum -22Ã‚° C., and yet at both places the vine is grown with success.
The cultivated vine has usually hermaphrodite flowers; but as it occurs in a wild state, or as an escape from cultivation, the flowers manifest a tendency towards unisexuality: that is, one plant bears flowers with stamens only, or only the rudiments of the pistil, while on another plant the flowers are bisexual.
which attacks the vine is caused by a mildew, Uncinula necator (Erysiphe Tuckeri) (fig.
A very disastrous root-disease of the vine is due to the ravages of another pyrenomycetous fungus, Rosellinia (Dematophora) necatrix (fig.
imah), the Messiah, will come; the national kingdom is restored in its old splendour; and a time of general felicity dawns, when every man shall sit happy under his vine and under his fig tree.
While with its quaint redroofed houses, its old town walls (restored about 1250), its castle, its cathedral (13th and 15th centuries), its episcopal palace (1283), and its various churches and convents Rieti has no small amount of medieval picturesqueness; it also displays a good deal of modern activity in vine and olive growing and cattle-breeding.
40); hence the appeal " abide in Me " - the branch can cease to be in Him the Vine (xv.
The vine is far more tolerant of cold than the olive, but to produce tolerable wine it demands, at the season of ripening, a degree of heat not much less than that needed by the the deeper valleys of the Alps, even in the interior of the chain, and up to a considerable height on slopes exposed to the sun.
38), as in vine and sycamore, and in leaves with radiating vernation, where the ribs mark the foldings; or it is rolled upon itself, convolute (fig.
The dominating vine is the Palomino, which produces amontillados and finos.
On the other hand, when the god was received hospitably he repaid the kindness by the gift of the vine, as in the case of Icarius of Attica (see Erigone).
Sleepy villages relax in the sun and plump grapes ripen on the vine.
The 15-foot high pillar 's sides are covered with high quality carved runes, vine scrolls, knot patterns, and sacred symbols.
Start with Solomon 's seal root and squaw vine herb.
It is situated in the principal vine growing area with sultana grapes covering the surrounding countryside.
Quick, like the tendrils of a curling vine, Fond limbs with limbs, in am'rous folds, entwine.
A vine time in Rome A wine academy has opened in the Eternal City - and it caters to thirsty visitors.
If using vine cherry tomatoes as garnish these can be baked alongside the mushrooms.
Vinification Note: The estate totals 59 hectares of which 40 are under vine.
Watch out for nocturnal vine weevil adults that may be emerging to nibble around the edges of leaves in patio pots.
Local taxpayers have been left to wither on the vine.
Take endocrine herbs and uterine tonics to balance the system such as agnus castus berry, squaw vine herb and wild yam root.
Vegetables purchased at these stands are the best, offering mouth-watering flavors fresh off the vine or stalk.
So, too, are decorative, stenciled borders, commonly using a fruit, grape vine, or wheat motif.
Wavy floor lamps, bubble floor lamps, flower floor lamps, vine or tree branch floor lamps and lantern floor lamps all make good accent lighting.
However, if they are bright enough, some of the decorative floor lamps such as flower floor lamps and vine or tree branch for lamps can also be used for general lighting.
Floral vine rugs are fresh and contemporary solutions for rooms in which formal oriental rugs are just too staid and traditional.
Vine rugs come in a range of styles and colors, from rugs in tropical inspired colors with floral vines ringing the edges to bold colored rugs with floral vines running across the center of the rug.
Floral vine rugs are widely available in home décor stores, home improvement stores and dedicated rug shops.
The Amazon Marketplace is a great source for affordable home décor items, including vine rugs.
My Contemporary Rugs: My Contemporary Rugs has an ever changing selection of floral vine rugs to suit every budget and décor.
You can save up to 75% off of retail prices on vine rugs, plus get free Federal Express delivery.
Rugs Direct: Rugs Direct has an enormous selection of rugs, so finding the perfect size and color of vine rug for your home should be no problem.
Before you can get to the fun part – buying your floral vine rug – there are a few factors to keep in mind to ensure you’ll be pleased with your purchase.
Vine rugs come in a range of shapes – rectangular, oval, circular, octagonal or long runner.
Vine rugs come in a variety of synthetic and natural materials.
You will need a pad to keep your vine rug in place.
Since floral vine rugs come in so many variations, they are compatible with many design styles.
For this reason, floral vine rugs can be difficult to incorporate into traditional and formal rooms.
After you invest in your floral vine rug, caring for it properly will allow it to last for years.
Vine style bracelets are a pretty, feminine touch.
A simple centerpiece for a long, rectangular table is to use faux grapes and vine.
Stretch out the faux grapes on the vine the entire length of the table.
Moonlit Tide- A tranquil, soothing, turquoise background is embellished with a shimmering, silver leaf vine print and stripped accents.
In the first 16 months of existence, 1,558 stars were filled.The Hollywood Walk of Fame extends from Gower Street to La Brea Avenue on Hollywood Boulevard, and from Yucca Street to Sunset Boulevard on Vine Street in Los Angeles, California.
As regards the plants themselves, all but those of proved vigour and hardiness have been rejected; in fact, so robust are many of those here enumerated as to have reached the thickness of an old Vine stem.
Madeira Vine (Boussingaultia) - B. baselloides is a luxuriant trailing plant of the Spinach order with shoots 16 to 20 feet long, flowering late in autumn, the flowers small, white, fragrant, and becoming black as they fade.
Their greater brilliance, as well as their greater size, at this season help to distinguish the plant from Coignets Vine.
Davidi Vinifera) - Of the numerous varieties of the common Grape Vine the following may be named for use for walls or pergolas in gardens: Purpurea.
Var apiifolia is the Parsley-leaved Vine.
Davidi Vulpina) - A distinct Vine, the leaves are small (2 to 3 inches across), rounded, smooth, shining on both surfaces, and bright green.
Staff Vine (Celastrus) - C. scandens is a shrubby climber from N.
This is the honeysuckle vine most suitable for gardens.
Vine (Vitis) are woody, climbing shrubs of much interest and garden value.
Most vines can be increased by cuttings or by single "eyes" treated as in the Grape Vine, though some can only be raised by seeds.
It is worth noting that some of the early kinds of European Vine ripen well in some of our warm valleys, all the more so if pruned and trained as in France, but even without that they sometimes fruit very well.
Crimson Glory Vitis (Vitis Coignetiae) - A noble hardy Vine from the mountain forests of the Island of Yezzo, N.
Frost Grape (Vitis Cordifolia) - A vigorous Vine with thin, three-lobed leaves, measuring 3 to 6 inches in diameter, the lobes ending in a long, fine point.
A moisture-loving Vine, affecting in a wild state the banks of streams.
Vitis Megaphylla - A remarkable Chinese Vine with large cleft leaves, more like a shrubby Aralia than a Vine.
With so many varieties to choose from, there's bound to be a vine that will thrive in your climate and add interest to your landscape.
Hello, I live in Northeast Florida and have a lovely vine which I planted four years ago that had a label of "Japanese Jasmine".
Many have simply fallen on the ground in the garden under the vine, but I would like to start and keep several of the plants indoors.
It can be grown like a vine with proper support or like a shrub.
A vine on fence or a metal statue hidden amongst some ferns allows the natural to blend with the unnatural features.
Trumpet flowers, for instance, are a beautiful vine with stunning flowers that would bring color and bees to your vegetable garden.
Cucumber beetles: Not limited to cucumbers, the cucumber beetle likes to attack any vine.
Vinca vine and bacopa both drape well over the edges of pots and window boxes.
Are you looking for a multipurpose decorative vine to shade your patio, or are you hoping to grow enough grapes to get into wine making as a hobby?
Grape vine roots can spread out in a circle as large as six feet in diameter, so make sure you plant vines well away from underground wires, pipes, and other things that roots can interfere with.
It's important not to let grape vine roots dry out, but it's equally important not to let them soak too long.
Grape vine roots spread out in a great big circle around the main plant, so having the soil nicely tilled helps the roots move through the soil as they grow.
If planting a boxed grape vine, remove it from the box and follow directions.
Lateral shoots from the vine should be trimmed away, as these are unable to bear fruit.
A honeysuckle vine can turn an ordinary garden into a perfumed paradise.
These vines look beautiful climbing up a wall, fence or trellis, but never plant a honeysuckle vine close to a beloved tree.
As a result, the flowers are showy and fragrant, but the vine is not overly aggressive the way pure exotics can be.
The vine produces bright pink and yellow flowers that persist over most of the summer.
The vine is noninvasive and hardy, producing delicate pink flowers on low-growing, hollow stems.
Simply snip off the end of an actively growing vine just below a leaf bud, making sure to include at least a few fresh young leaves.
As an alternative to prepared rooting hormone, place the cut end of your vine in a vase with a few cut young willow shoots.
This winter vine does grow vigorously in zones 6 through 10 and will root wherever it comes into contact with soil.
To prevent the vine from taking over your garden, consider training it to grow up a trellis, mailbox or fence.
Most gardeners in North America refer to the vine type of clematis when speaking in general of clematis and are familiar with the plant's tendency to climb on almost anything and produce abundant flowers.
The first step to winterizing clematis is to deadhead the vine.
Many people are afraid that if they prune their clematis, they'll prune it too far back and accidentally kill their clematis vine.
Check and fix the supporting structure for the clematis vine.
Winter is an ideal time for this task because you can easily clear the vine away from the arbor, arch or pergola and inspect it carefully.
Or, they may have grape-design tiles in stock but you want to special order grape vine border tiles.After a little research you will know enough to obtain a rough estimate for the cost of your tiling project.
Many Christian jewelry pieces feature either a single rose or a rose vine entwined around a cross.
Plaid choices include Black, Ecru, Navy and Vine.
Examples include 'Off The Vine (OTV) Brandywine' and 'Laurel's California Gold' from Laurel's Heirloom Tomatoes.
Personalized wine bar glasses and carafe--Sold in a set of four glasses and one carafe, this set offers the ability to personalize your wine glasses with up to twelve characters atop a painted grape vine design.
There is worry about early rains coming and causing mildew, early morning frost that can damage the grapes or even grapes out on the vine that won't ripen.
An extra day of hang-time on the vine can make a huge difference between a well-balanced wine and an over-ripe wine…it really is that delicate of a balance.
Another legend has it that Italian monks, also invaded by what is described as a "barbaric" people, fled from their native Italy to France, also bringing Pinot Noir vine cuttings with them.
He maintains the grapes to 10-12 tiny clusters per vine.
Ice wine, for example, is made from grapes that have frozen on the vine.
Other dessert wines, like ice wines, are made from grapes that have frozen on the vine.
The speculation is that a wild grape crossed with cultivated grapes, or that the two strains of grapes crossed accidentally, producing a hardy, disease-resistant grape vine that produced excellent deep purple grapes suited for wine making.
We plant our vines densely to ensure that each vine produces fruit with intense flavor and complexity.
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American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2915 Vine Street, Dallas, TX 75204.
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2915 Vine Street Suite 300, Dallas TX. 75204.
Following the example of Bill Bader, for example, lets you figure out how to use just the right amount of abbreviation (usually for left and right as L and R), while at the same time using words like "vine" to indicate a "grapevine step".
Hair Combs: Hair combs are some of the most popular bridal hair pieces, and pearls can be woven in a braid or twist on the comb, or arranged more artistically in a vine or geometric pattern to stand out in the hair.
Beyond the Vine carries a turkey candle holder that features a turkey with a pumpkin beside it; the candle sits inside the pumpkin, rather than inside the turkey.
San Marzano Vine is an alluring blend of vine-ripened tomatoes and aromatic herbs.
Use a pretty mini natural canvas tote bag to hold a potted trailing vine or flowering plant.
There is an intricate vine design on the face of the bag, creating interesting contrast in surfaces of the leather.
It comes in a pretty plum vine pattern and also in colors such as pink and blue.
A butterfly and vine chain on her right foot.
The flower and vine tattoo located on Spears' comes from another vintage Americana genre born of the "Flower Child" generation and made popular during the 1960s.
Chyna Doll: The former pro wrestler and Surreal Life cast member has a trailing vine of flowers dangling over her left shoulder blade.
This cross actually turns out better in large scale, so it's best used in a large back or chest tattoo mural.The cross itself is carved wood featuring a vine motif.
If you're worried that skulls with flowers and roses are slightly too feminine, simply use a flowerless vine.
A vine on a skull is a nice touch as well.
Consider a flower vine done in bright colors curling up your calf with ladybugs and butterflies resting along the length.
Flower vines: Imagine one or two small dragonflies hovering along a delicate green vine dotted with blossoms.