Alpines sentence example
- The selection of suitable alpines, perennials and shrubs and trees also necessitates considerable knowledge on the part of the gardener.
- Many of the little alpines may be brought into the front line planted between suitable pieces of stone, or they may be relegated to a particular spot, and placed on an artificial rockery.
- Another very distinct group with silvery foliage - the crustaceous group - contains some of our choicest Alpines.
- The glasshouses contain collections of palms, rare cycads, tropical ferns, cacti and alpines.
- This beautiful "Catchfly" is not often seen even among the choicer alpines, while colonies of it in the rock garden are, rare.Advertisement
- The handsomest of the first kinds are known by the name of "alpines," to distinguish them from the florists varieties, and are the hardiest of all.
- A group of kinds somewhat larger than the high alpines adorn rocks and old walls on the mountains, and may be used for these in our gardens.
- The Ramondias are not surpassed by any alpines for choiceness, flower, beauty and freedom, and adaptability to cultivation in lowland gardens.