How to use Hardy in a sentence
They possess a hardy breed of ponies, for which the Dolbahanta country is famed.
The Marsi were a hardy mountain people, famed for their simple habits and indomitable courage.
While Parkside was officially beyond the limits of sensible commuting, enough hardy souls made the long daily trek into Philadelphia to label the town an outlying bedroom community.
Those of the northern plateau are small, hardy and long-lived, being bred on extensive ranges in a cooler atmosphere, and accustomed to long journeys in search of water and pasture.
They are a hardy people, and are the least civilized of the four principal native races.Advertisement
In the Atlantic States it does not succeed; and, though nearly hardy in Great Britain, it is planted only as an ornament of the lawn or paddock.
The climate in the higher districts is raw and the produce is mostly confined to hardy cereals, such as oats.
They are also more hardy and industrious than those living nearer the equator.
The Welsh Onion or Ciboule, Allium fistulosum, is a hardy perennial, native of Siberia.
Cneorum (Europe) is a hardy evergreen trailing shrub, with bright pink sweet-scented flowers.Advertisement
Wool has long been a favorite because it's hardy and incredibly warm.
They are, and hardy.
Hardy that the "double aspect of Trajan's rescript, which, while it theoretically condemned the Christians, practically gave them a certain security," explains "the different views which have since been taken of it; but by most of the church writers, and perhaps on the whole with justice, it has been regarded as favourable and as rather discouraging persecution than legalizing it" (Pliny's Correspondence with Trajan, 63, 210-217).
Hardy, Christianity and the Roman Government (1894), reprinted in Studies in Roman History (1906), pp. 1-162; with the literature quoted in these works and in Schanz, Rom.
No better representative of the true old hardy Roman type, little softened by either luxury or education, had come to the head of affairs since the days of Marius.Advertisement
The rough surroundings of the Frankish court were unfavourable to the acquisition of learning, and Charles grew up almost ignorant of letters, but hardy in body and skilled in the use of weapons.
They are as a rule of a very hardy character, thriving best in northern latitudes - the trees having round, slender branches, and serrate, deciduous leaves, with barren and fertile catkins on the same tree, and winged fruits, the so-called seeds.
Muskdeer are hardy, solitary and retiring animals, chiefly nocturnal in habits, and almost always found alone, rarely in pairs and never in herds.
In the same way the rearing of worms for graine in the open air, and under as far as possible natural conditions, has proved equally valuable towards the development of a hardy, vigorous and untainted stock.
In physique, the Asturians are like the Galicians, a people of hardy mountaineers and fishermen, finely built, but rarely handsome, and with none of the grace of the Castilian or Andalusian.Advertisement
Hardy, who found that certain colloids did possess electric charges, the sign of which depended on whether the surrounding liquid was slightly acid or slightly alkaline.
This and a noted breed of hardy ponies form the chief articles of export.
That known as the Norfolk breed is the smaller of the two, and is said to be the less hardy.
The most successful mode of forming roots is to place the cuttings in a mild bottom-heat, which expedites their growth, even in the case of many hardy plants whose cuttings strike roots in the open soil.
When the fruit and vegetable gardens are combined, the smaller and choicer fruit trees only should be admitted, such larger-growing hardy fruits as apples, pears, plums, cherries, &c., being relegated to the orchard.Advertisement
As walls afford valuable space for the growth of the choicer kinds of hardy fruits, the direction in which they are built is of considerable importance.
It is perhaps of most importance as the principal means of propagating our hardy kinds of fruit, especially the apple and the pear; but the process is the same with most other fruits and ornamental hardy trees and shrubs that are thus propagated.
The best season for grafting apples and similar hardy subjects in the open air is in March and April; but it may be commenced as soon as the sap in the stock is fairly in motion.
In this way hardy rhododendrons of choice sorts, greenhouse azaleas, the varieties of the orange family, camellias, roses, rare conifers, clematises and numerous other plants are increased.
Gooseberries, currants, roses and many hardy 'deciduous trees and shrubs are easily propagated in this way if the cuttings are inserted in welldrained soil about the end of October or early in November.Advertisement
Hardy plants, such as pinks, pansies, &c., are propagated by cuttings planted a during early summer in light rich soil.
Hardy's excellent work, Traite" de la taille des arbres fruitiers, will give a good idea how these dwarf trees are to be manipulated, a showing the first year's development from the maiden tree after being headed back, and b the form assumed a year or two later.
Hardy's work, a shows a young, FIG.
The number of variegated and various-coloured hardy shrubs is now so great that a most pleasant plot for a " Winter Garden " may be arrayed with plants.
Some of the more popular annuals, hardy and half-hardy, have been very much varied as regards habit and the colour of the flowers, and purchases may be made in the seed shops of such things as China asters, stocks, Chinese and Indian pinks, larkspurs, phloxes and others, amongst which some of the most beautiful of the summer flowers may be found.Advertisement
The hardy annuals may be sown in the open ground during the latter part of March or beginning of April, as the season may determine, for the weather should be dry and open, and the soil in a free-working condition before sowing is attempted.
They require to be sown in the summer months, about June or July, in order to get established before winter; they should be pricked out as soon as large enough, and should have ample space so as to become hardy and stocky.
Those that are perfectly hardy are best planted where they are to flower in good time during autumn.
Most of the hardy bulbs will do well enough in the border, care being taken not to disturb them while leafless and dormant.
Only a section of some of the best of the decorative hardy perennials can be noted, before we pass on to those popular subjects of this class which have been directly influenced by the hybridizer and improver.Advertisement
Hardy bulbs of the garlic family, some species of which are ornamental; the inflorescence is umbellate.
Charming dwarf hardy bulbous plants of the liliaceous order, blooming in the early spring in company with Scilla sibirica, and of equally easy cultivation.
P. capensis from South Africa is hardy south of the Thames and in favoured localities.
The Speedwell family, containing many ornamental members; all the hardy species are of the easiest cultivation in ordinary garden soil.
Of late years, however, more attention has been bestowed on arrangements of brilliant flowering plants with those of fine foliage, and the massing also of hardy early-blooming plants in parterre fashion has been very greatly extended.Advertisement
Hardy British ferns belonging to such genera as Asplenium, Nephrodium, Aspidium, Scolopendrium, have become fairly popular of late years, and many charming varieties are now used in borders and rockeries.
A supply of roses, kalmias, rhododendrons, &c., and of hardy flowers and bulbs, as lily of the valley, hyacinths, tulips, daffodils, &c., should be kept up by forcing.
In dry open weather plant dried roots, including most of the finer florists' flowers; continue the transplanting of hardy biennial flowers and herbaceous plants.
In the last week, sow hardy annuals in the borders, with biennials that flower the first season, as also perennials.
Turn out hardy plants about the middle, and the more tender at the latter end of the month.Advertisement
Sow tender annuals for succession, potting and shifting those sown at an earlier period; sow cinerarias for succession; and a few hardy annuals and tenweek stock, &c., for late crops.
Plant out, during the last week, dahlias, hardy pelargoniums, stocks and calceolarias, protecting the dahlias from slight frosts.
In the first fortnight of the month, plant hardy cucumbers for pickling, in a warm border, placing handglasses over them towards the end of the month.
These will now be occupied with tender greenhouse plants and annuals, and the more hardy plants from the stove.
Sow in the second and the last week, on a warm border of a light sandy soil, with an east aspect, any free-flowering hardy annuals as Silene pendula, Nemophila, &c., for planting in spring; and auricula and primula seeds in pots and boxes.
Fill the pits with pots of stocks, mignonette and hardy annuals for planting out in spring, along with many of the hardy sorts of greenhouse plants; the whole ought to be thoroughly ventilated, except in frosty weather.
Sow a few pots of hardy annuals in a frame, or on a sheltered border, for successional spring use if required.
Transplant all sorts of hardy evergreens and shrubs, especially in dry soils, giving abundance of water.
All herbaceous plants and hardy shrubs may be planted in the garden.
Sow seeds of sweet alyssum, candytuft, daisies, mignonette, pansies, &c. Visit the roadsides and woods for interesting plants to put in the hardy borders.
In consequence of the success of these early enterprises his following largely increased, several of the more patriotic nobles - including the steward of Scotland, Sir Andrew Moray, Sir John de Graham, Douglas the Hardy, Wishart, bishop of Glasgow, and others - having joined him.
It is perhaps the largest collection of hardy trees and shrubs known, comprising some 4500 species and botanical varieties.
Neuer Botanischer Garten has been laid out with a view to the accommodation of a very large collection of hardy trees and shrubs.
There are now many large collections of hardy trees and shrubs in private parks and gardens throughout the British Islands, the interest taken in them by their proprietors having largely increased in recent years.
Swarms of hardy and desperate men now joined the rebels, and when the praetor Publius Varinius took the field against them he found them entrenched like a regular army on the plain.
The Bohea variety is hardy, and capable of thriving under many different conditions of climate and situation, while the indigenous plant is tender and difficult of cultivation, requiring for its success a close, hot, moist and equable climate.
It is very hardy and prolific, but somewhat coarse in the bone.
It is hardy, active and prolific, and nearly related to the wild boar.
The docile, yet robust and hardy peasants, under their foreign leaders, gained an unbroken series of successes in the first Syrian.
Hans also received in fief the territory of Dietmarsch from the emperor, but, in attempting to subdue the hardy Dietmarschers, suffered a crushing defeat in which the national banner called " Danebrog " fell into the enemy's hands (1500).
He was brought up with extreme rigour, his father devising a scheme of education which was intended to make him a hardy soldier, and prescribing for him every detail of his conduct.
These last are more hardy than ordinary cattle; their charactot is maintained by crossing the cows with wild bulls, and their milk yields the best ghi or clarified butter.
But the fertility of the soil, the warm and genial climate, the mingling of races and the absence of opposition, combined to render the Messenians no match for their hardy and warlike neighbours of Sparta.
Above the firs come the tamarack, constituting the bulk of the lower Alpine forest; the hardy long-lived mountain pine; the red cedar or juniper, growing even on the baldest rocks; the beautiful hemlock spruce; the still higher white pine, nut pine, needle pine; and finally, at io,000 to 12,000 ft., the dwarf pine, which grows in a tangle on the earth over which one walks, and may not show for a century's growth more than a foot of height or an inch of girth.
It is a hardy deciduous shrub, native of North America, which bears a profusion of rich yellow flowers in autumn and winter when the plant is leafless.
They are a rough and hardy people, and are.
Good mules can be obtained in several districts, and small hardy oxen are largely bred for ploughing and transport.
The inhabitants are mostly of Swedish descent, and are hardy seamen and fishermen.
The plants are rapidly-growing, hardy, ornamental climbers, which flourish in common garden soil, and are readily propagated by cuttings.
Philosophy had attempted to free itself from the trammels of theological orthodoxy in the hardy speculations of some schoolmen, notably of Scotus Erigena and Abelard.
On the other hand, the replanting of some of the French vineyards (after the ravages due to the phylloxera) with American vines, or, as was more generally the case, the grafting of the old French stock on the hardy American roots, resulted, after a time, in many cases, in the production of wines practically indistinguishable from those formerly made.
Originally nomads (hunters and fishers), all the Finnic people except the Lapps and Ostyaks have long yielded to the influence of civilization, and now everywhere lead settled lives as herdsmen, agriculturists, traders, &c. Physically the Finns (here to be distinguished from the Swedish-speaking population, who retain their Scandinavian qualities) are a strong, hardy race, of low stature, with almost round head, low forehead, flat features, prominent cheek bones, eyes mostly grey and oblique (inclining inwards), short and flat nose, protruding mouth, thick lips, neck very full and strong, so that the occiput seems flat and almost in a straight line with the nape; beard weak and sparse, hair no doubt originally black, but, owing to mixture with other races, now brown, red and even fair; complexion also somewhat brown.
We have a proof of this in the fact that so few, comparatively, of our perfectly hardy garden plants ever run wild; and even the most persevering attempts to naturalize them usually fail.
Alphonse de Candolle (Geographic botanique, p. 798) informs us that several botanists of Paris, Geneva, and especially of Montpellier, have sown the seeds of many hundreds of species of exotic hardy plants, in what appeared to be the most favourable situations, but that in hardly a single case has any one of them become naturalized.
Even a plant like the potato, so largely cultivated and so perfectly hardy, has not established itself in a wild state in any part of Europe.
The same species can thus endure a great difference of temperature; but the important fact is, that the individuals have become acclimatized to the altitude at which they grow, so that seeds gathered near the upper limit of the range of a species will be more hardy than those gathered near the lower limit.
Merino sheep bred at the Cape of Good Hope have been found far better adapted for India than those imported from England; and while the Chinese variety of the Ailanthus silk-moth is quite hardy, the variety found in Bengal will only flourish in warm latitudes.
It is almost a certainty that a number of trees would be found to be quite hardy.
Mock-privet is Phillyrea, a member of the same order and a small genus of ornamental hardy evergreen shrubs, natives of the Mediterranean region and Asia Minor.
Both cattle and horses are of a small and hardy breed.
Merchant-ships were allowed to sail direct to Chile, trade with France was sometimes permitted, and a large batch of hardy emigrants was sent out from the Biscay provinces of Spain.
In plantations its bright foliage, with the orange cones and young shoots, render it an ornamental tree, hardy in southern Britain.
This fine pine has been planted in the south-west of England, but is scarcely hardy.
The Bhotan pine is quite hardy in southern England, and has been largely planted of late as an ornamental tree.
The soil is thin and porous and does not retain moisture, consequently the long, dry season turns the country into a barren desert, relieved only by vegetation along the river courses and mountain ranges, and by the hardy, widelydistributed carnahuba palm (Copernicia cerifera),which in places forms groves of considerable extent.
In the mountainous districts of Kandahar and Kabul the hardy tribes of Afghans had for centuries led a wild and almost independent life.
Internally, however, it was rapidly declining, the once chaste and hardy Vandals being demoralized by the fervid climate of Africa and the sinful delights of their new capital, and falling ever lower into sloth, effeminacy and vice.
A number of species of bamboo are hardy under cultivation in the British Isles.
Large bodies of emigrants, chiefly recruited from the sober, hardy and industrious peasantry of the northern provinces, annually leave Portugal to seek fortune in America.
In fresh-water culture the eggs thus fertilized may be at once distributed to the waters to be stocked, or they may be kept in special receptacles provided with a suitable stream of water until the fry are hatched, and then distributed, or again they may be reared in the hatchery for several months until the fry are active and hardy.
In Britain the plant is a hardy evergreen, and can only be looked upon as a large shrub or low tree.
Here he imbibed in his earlier years a good measure of the hardy simplicity and strong seriousness which the later Romans attributed to the men of the early republic - characteristics which were supposed to linger in the Sabine land after they had fled from the rest of Italy.
Hardy has shown that such a destruction of part of the filament may be effected by the attacks of another organism.
The better types are hardy, orderly and agriculturally industrious.
Hardy edited the Gesta regum and Historia novella for the English Historical Society in 1840, and put the criticism of the manuscripts on a sound basis.
The state of Chitral (see also Hindu Kusx) is somewhat larger than Wales, and supports a population of about 35, 000 rough, hardy hillmen.
Ritson pointed out in 1784 that the so-called ancient ballads were some of them of modern date, and Pinkerton confessed that he was the author of the second part of Hardy Kanute and partauthor of some others.
Large areas are covered by the kussa, a hardy member of the rose family, which grows from 8 to 10 ft.
Leopards, both spotted and black, are numerous and often of great size; hyaenas are found everywhere and are hardy and fierce; the lynx, wolf, wild dog and jackal are also common.
Both alike are hardy, though rarely tall; both, when of the peasant class, frugal and inured to toil amid the rigours of their native climate.
These plains include the extensive llanos of the Orinoco tributaries where coarse, hardy grasses and occasional clumps of palms are almost the only vegetation to be seen.
Farther up, on the cold, bleak paramos, only stunted and hardy trees are to be found.
Of fine physique and hardy constitution, they are of strongly independent character; patriarchal in their family life; shrewd, slim and courageous; in religion Protestants of a somewhat austere type.
The mutton of the Cotswolds is not of high quality except at an early age, but the sheep are useful for crossing purposes to impart size, and because they are exceptionally hardy.
They are hardy and prolific, but do not quite equal the Cotswolds in size.
They are hardy, whitefaced sheep, with a close-coated longwool fleece.
The Cheviot is a hardy sheep with straight wool, of moderate length and very close-set, whilst wiry white hair covers the face and legs.
The Welsh Mountain is a small, active, soft-woolled, whitefaced breed of hardy character.
The Dartmoor, a hardy local Devonshire breed, is a large hornless, longwool, white-fleeced sheep, with a long mottled face.
They are very hardy, and yield mutton of choice flavour.
This is a hardy breed, in size somewhat exceeding the Southdown.
The hardy and ubiquitous sunflower has been chosen as the Kansas state flower or floral emblem.
The attractions of the Spanish Main converted the seafaring folk of south-west England into hardy Protestants, who could on conscientious as well as other grounds contest a papal allocation the of new worlds to Spain and Portugal.
The ridicule that greeted the revelation of the Pop-gun Plot marked the beginning of a reaction that found a more serious expression in the trials of Thomas Hardy, John Home Tooke and John Theiwall (October and November 1794).
The same circumstances which had emboldened the Boers to declare war in the autumn of 1899, induced them to renew a guerilla warfare in the autumn of 1900the approach of an African summer supplying the Boers with the grass on which they were dependent for feeding their hardy horses.
In the production of the hardy cereals, barley, rye and buckwheat, Wisconsin ranks high among the states of the Union; but oats and Indian corn are the largest cereal crops in the state.
With the fall of Antwerp, for Malines and Brussels were already in the hands of Farnese, the whole of the southern Netherlands was brought once more to recognize the authority of Philip. But Holland and Zeeland, whose geographical position made them unassailable except by water, were by the courage and skill of their hardy seafaring population, with the help of English auxiliaries sent by Queen Elizabeth, able to defy his further advance.
Hardy, a railway official, who planned a town at the intersection of the New Orleans & NorthEastern (which built a round house and repair shops here in 1885) and the Gulf & Ship Island railways.
Hardy, Bishop Stubbs and Professor Liebermann; but the results of the discussion are negative.
Baxter, who is known as a writer on art by the pseudonym of Leader Scott; and a notice by Thomas Hardy in the Athenaeum (16th of October 1886).
Cereals and hardy fruits grow on the higher ground, whilst rice is cultivated in the hot, well-watered valley of the Araxes.
The rugged mountains have always been the home of hardy mountaineers impatient of control, and the sanctuary to which the lowlanders fled for safety in times of invasion.
It is a handsome greenhouse plant, which is hardy in the south of England and Ireland if protected from severe frosts.
Why the Thyrostraca, so hardy, so widely dispersed and multitudinous, and with a history so prolonged, should not have made more extended and more independent incursions into fresh water remains a problem.
During the War of Independence the hardy mountaineers under John Sevier and Evan Shelby did valiant service against both the royal troops and the Loyalists in South Carolina, chiefly as partisan rangers under Charles McDowell (1743-1815).
The roads, if you could charitably call them such, had been cut a hundred years past by men who knew only their boots or a burro for transportation and had never seen a motorized vehicle, even one as hardy as a Jeep.
It was strewn with loose gravel and stone, with occasional clumps of hardy vegetation mixed with larger boulders.
I. decora f. alba Flowers white, slightly more hardy.
Hardy amies followed this tradition, embroidering Californian poppies on a dress created for The Queen's visit to America in 1983.
For the novice aquarist the hardy species are best.
These hardy garden auriculas are perfect for the front of a mixed, herbaceous or cottage-garden border.
Situated near the Peak District they stock a wide range of hardy bamboos.
Spreading growth, hardy, and sometimes biennial bearing.
They are, however, quite hardy and have large well scented blooms.
Ailments The Norwich Terrier is a healthy and quite hardy breed of dog.
December 25 th 1869 Died on the 20th inst Thomas Hardy for many years bricklayer on the Melford Hall estate.
In the meantime a young lieutenant Thomas Hardy had succesfully cut out a French brig from the harbor at Santa Cruz, Tenerife.
Then get me the ship's carpenter without delay, Hardy.
Lamb's lettuce Also called corn salad, very hardy winter salad with a soft texture and mild flavor.
A stroll around many of the UK gardens open to the public will reveal in the autumn, drifts of hardy cyclamen.
A tall hardy perennial, fennel has delicate, bright green foliage and yellow flowers.
Gray leaved plants like Santolina, lavender and Artemesia contrast beautifully with bright blue delphiniums and purple and white hardy geraniums.
Can you see any escapism in Hardy's In the Time of 'The Breaking Nations '?
Salad Burnet Sanguisorba minor is a hardy evergreen perennial which forms a low mound to about 18 " in well drained soil.
The range was immense - a reflection of the passionate, even fanatical, interest of the Hillier family in hardy plants.
Tiny mosses, hardy ferns or miniature bulbs will add extra interest.
Carole will be planting a variety of hardy annual foliage plants to create a foliage plants to create a foliage border.
With the exception of the pastel colored varieties, all half hardy fuchsias flourish better outdoors through the summer.
Many ornamental gourds (Cucumis pepo) are hardy enough to be grown outside once the danger of frost is past.
It might be fully hardy in a mild winter.
A perfectly hardy plant may have been raised in a polythene tunnel or greenhouse to bring it on quicker.
These make really attractive flowering displays through summer and are also reasonably hardy as long as they are kept dry over winter.
It is fairly hardy, living in areas where the temperature doesn't fall below 10?
Small plants & hardy perennials, many bulbs & ferns, hardy perennials, many bulbs & ferns, hardy orchids & dwarf trees & shrubs.
A ll alliums are fully to frost hardy in all parts of the country.
It has not proved hardy in the UK, and is known to be seriously affected by anthracnose in cool climates.
An example of anapestic heptameter is The Lacking Sense by Thomas Hardy.
William Robinson banished bedding systems, and turned to planting with native species and hardy exotics, creating informal, wild and woodland gardens.
It's Laurel and Hardy stuff particularly when they've drunk the beer keg dry.
They may include hardy kiwis [Actinidia spp ], and grapes [Vitis spp] .
Hardy was a pure mathematician who hoped his mathematics could never be applied.
Hardy to USDA Zone 7. Leaf stem eaten cooked or raw, Rhizome considered medicinal.
From the landing stage here the hardy tourist can either walk the mile and a half track into the mountains or hire a mule.
Opposes the conventional notion that Hardy is a pessimistic thinker.
Full details and photos will be added Hardy Pilot Red Pepper was a 20ft Hardy Pilot with a Suzuki 50hp four stroke outboard.
In summer our displays of half hardy plants are quite overpowering.
In reality there are no truly hardy palms, particularly when they are small.
Small plants & hardy perennials, many bulbs & ferns, hardy orchids & dwarf trees & shrubs.
All the species are hardy, semi-evergreen to evergreen clump-forming rhizomatous perennials retaining their leaves throughout the winter.
In summer, it has pretty bright yellow flowers. £ 3.75 (Papaver orientalis) Oriental poppy A hardy perennial poppy.
Behavior The Campbell is a very practical, hardy duck which is a prolific egg layer.
Penstemons originated on the North American prairies, so they come in half hardy and fully hardy varieties.
Remove any reverted green shoots on hardy variegated evergreens, to prevent reversion taking over.
British saddlebacks are hardy and noted for their mothering ability.
The tricks of the trade used by garden centers to tempt even the most hardy shopper to impulse buy.
A few hardy souls went off for an early morning run, I personally had a cup of coffee in bed.
Bearing that in mind I should touch on the persistent and often torrential downpour that we hardy souls had to endure.
Just visible in the top left-hand corner is Gunnera manicata, a huge perennial which looks really tropical, although it's quite hardy.
Belted Galloways are a hardy rare breed which originated on the expose uplands of Galloway in the south west of Scotland.
They are a hardy breed therefore veterinary costs should be low.
Hardy's employed him as research and development officer and he became their head winemaker.
Many beautiful Nymphaea hybrids have been raised between the tender and hardy varieties of different colours, and there are now in commerce lovely forms having not only white, but also yellow, rose, pink and carmine flowers.
One of these under Humbert succeeded in landing a force in Killala Bay, and gained some success in Connaught before it was subdued by Lake and Cornwallis, Wolfe Tone's brother Matthew being captured, tried by court-martial, and hanged; a second, accompanied by Napper Tandy (q.v.), came to disaster on the coast of Donegal; while Wolfe Tone took part in a third, under Admiral Bompard, with General Hardy in command of a force of about 3000 men, which encountered an English squadron near Lough Swilly on the 12th of October 1798.
Finally the mountain valley, with its patches of cultivable soil on the alluvial fans of tributary torrents, its narrow pastures on the uplands only left clear of snow in summer, its intensified extremes of climates and its isolation, almost equal to that of an island, has in all countries produced a special type of brave and hardy people, whose utmost effort may bring them comfort, but not wealth, by honest toil, who know little of the outer world, and to whom the natural outlet for ambition is marauding on the fertile plains.
The species of crocus are not very readily obtainable, but those who make a specialty of hardy bulbs ought certainly to search them out and grow them.
Since, then, the destruction of the hardy germs is so difficult, the greater care should be taken, by washing the udder, hands and milk vessels, to secure extreme cleanliness in the preparation of milk intended for infant consumption.
That the coarse and imperious nature of the hardy and able ruffian who had now become openly her master should no less openly have shown itself even in the first moments of their inauspicious union is what any bystander of common insight must inevitably have foreseen.
For some cuttings, pots filled with light soil, with the protection of the propagating-house and of bell-glasses, are requisite; but for many of our hardy deciduous trees and shrubs no such precautions are necessary, and the insertion of a short shoot about half its length into moist and gritty ground at the proper season suffices to ensure its growth.
Sow vegetable marrows and hardy cucumbers on a warm border in the last week; sow cardoons in trenches, or (in the north) in pots under glass shelter; sow chicory for salading.
Chamois-hunting, in spite of, or perhaps owing to the great danger attending it, has always been a favourite pursuit among the hardy mountaineers of Switzerland and Tirol, as well as of the amateur sportsmen of all countries, with the result that the animal is now comparatively rare in many districts where it was formerly common.
Unlike the ill-fated American communities, these hardy WUrttemberg peasants have flourished in Palestine, and their three colonies - at Jaffa, Haifa, and Jerusalem - are the most important European communities now in the country Since 1870 there has been a steady development of Jewish immigration, consisting principally of refugees from countries where anti-Semitism is an important element in politics.
The Chilean peon, however, comes from a hardy stock, and has borne ail strip of territory west of the Andes, but also a large piece of the Patagonian mainland, south of lat.
The hardy and ubiquitous sunflower has been chosen as the state flower or floral emblem.
British Saddlebacks are hardy and noted for their mothering ability.
Hardy annuals can be sown in pots or modules to provide color in the garden.
Invitation is a general purpose, winter hardy swede with high yields of dry matter at a high dry matter content.
Squashee Phil Hardy showed his folk roots with the tear-jerker Ã¢Scotland Is My HomeÃ¢, which, factually, is hard to argue with.
There is no shortage of plants to choose from among hardy and half-hardy annuals or hardy and tender perennials.
Just visible in the top left-hand corner is Gunnera manicata, a huge perennial which looks really tropical, although it 's quite hardy.
I now learn that during their row, unkind remarks were made about Standard managing director Bert Hardy.
Hardy 's employed him as research and development officer and he became their head winemaker.
Small rough winkles and the occasional hardy barnacles gain enough shelter here to survive.
If you know that you can be a bit of a klutz, you may want to consider a sturdier player because hardy the Nano is not.
Great for controlling algae, these hardy fish have personality and are compatible with many other fish.
They are also hardy fish that can handle changes in their environment without too much stress.
Regardless of the precise origin of their ancestors, a few generations of harsh New England winters finalized the traits of the breed, creating a very hardy, large, intelligent, long-haired cat.
A pair of kittens could be named after some of the great double acts of the past; Oliver and Hardy, Fred and Ginger or Bob and Bing are a few that immediately spring to mind.
Of course, you are only limited by your imagination and this hardy straw form can continue to be recycled into a myriad of colorful themes and configurations for use indoors and outdoors, for years to come.
The Ed Hardy fragrance collection adds to an already enormous range of tattoo-inspired fashions and accessories for men, women and children.
Though recognized primarily for vivid, art-emblazoned t-shirts, the Hardy name has earned itself household status thanks to this vast and ever-growing product lineup.
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Lucky bamboo is a very hardy plant requiring little care to stay healthy, but couples should still take adequate steps to keep it vibrant before the wedding.
This hardy plant with the botanical name Dracaena is actually a member of the lily family.
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The breed is fairly hardy, but like most purebred dogs, there are a few health concerns to be on the look out for.
Acanthopanax - A. ricinifolium is the most striking of the shrubby Araliads, hardy in England.
They are both hardy in sheltered positions.
O. vulgatum is a native Fern not often seen in gardens; found in most meadows; and the best position for it therefore is in colonies in the hardy fernery or the moist stiff soil in the rock garden.
According to Mr Bean in Trees and Shrubs, p. 165, it is a native of Spain, and only hardy in the milder parts of Great Britain, needing at Kew wall protection, but in the gardens at Grayswood Hill, near Haslemere, thriving splendidly.
A. umbellatus, the old kind, is hardy in some mild seashore districts, and a fine plant in rich warm soil, but better for the protection of leaves round the root in winter.
A. Mooreanus is hardy, from 12 inches to 18 inches high, has narrow leaves, and comes true from seed.
Although the African Lily exists in the south in certain spots, in a large part of our islands it is not hardy, and therefore requires to winter in the greenhouse.
When out of doors it used to be much grown in tubs, but this I found to be laborious and unprofitable, in view of the many hardy things we had, and so gave it up.
It is hardy, of easy culture, and fitted for association with flowering shrubs of a medium size, but is of no high garden value in view of the many handsome hardy shrubs we possess.
They grow well in loam or leaf mould, but are not hardy enough for permanent cultivation in the open air.
It is hardy in Britain, thriving in peaty or leafy soils in partial shade.
Araujia Sericofera - A bold and distinct evergreen climber, not hardy everywhere, but where it succeeds in a southern county flowers, and in late summer bears curious fruits.
The seeds may be sown in the open air, the plant being treated as a hardy annual.
A. bulbosa is a beautiful American hardy Orchid, which grows in wet meadows or bogland, blossoming in May and June.
Aristotelia - A. macqui is a hardy Chilian shrub of the Lime Tree family, chiefly esteemed for its handsome evergreen foliage.
There is a variegated form, but not quite so hardy as the species.
Bambusa Palmata Tessellata - A very beautiful species having the largest leaves of any of the hardy Bamboos.
America, and not always hardy with us inland, though excellent for seaside places, where they thrive down to the waters edge.
E. pinnatum is a hardy dwarf perennial from Asia Minor, 8 inches to 2 1/2 feet high, with handsome leaves, and bearing long clusters of yellow flowers.
Hardy shrubs of the Pea, order, thriving in ordinary garden soil, but requiring a sheltered situation in bleak localities.
The dwarf, much branched A. pungens is also a native of Mexico; while the shrubby, hardy A. tomentosa comes from N.W. America.
Stately perennials with fine foliage, mostly coming from the countries round the Mediterranean, and hardy.
On rocky banks, borders of the bolder sort, and in almost any position among the more vigorous hardy plants they look well, and will thrive in partial shade, yet to flower well should have full sun.
Although from the south of Europe they are hardy on the rock garden, but are apt to exhaust themselves in flowering.
This species is hardy almost anywhere in Britain.
Bindweed (Convolvulus) - Handsome climbing herbs; some hardy, and, where properly used, effective.
It is hardy, grows well in any good soil, preferring partial shade, and is commonly forced into flower for the greenhouse in early spring.
Hardy evergreen perennials, of which V. graeca is the handsomest, and bears a strong resemblance to the better-known V. utriculata, long cultivated in gardens.
It is hardy, and thrives in sheltered and shaded situations in peat borders in winter.
It is very interesting for the bog garden or a bed of hardy Orchids.
Blue-bell Creeper (Sollya) - Beautiful evergreen climbing shrubs from Australia, mostly grown under glass but hardy in the open air in the warmest parts of the south-west of England, Wales, and Ireland.
Its culture is that of a hardy annual, but it is better sown in spring than in autumn.
Bog Arum (Calla) - C. palustris is a small, hardy, trailing Arum, with white spathes.
Found from the Greek Archipelago to Afghanistan, and hardy on dry soils.
It appears to be quite hardy in the southwest.
China, where the winters are severe, it has proved hardy in this country.
The Bracken Fern (P. aquilina), the only thoroughly hardy species of this genus, is generally so common as not to need cultivation.
In warm situations on walls it grows several feet high, but it is not fully hardy.
It may be used in the rougher parts of the rock garden, or in the wild garden, and is very hardy.
Brome Grass (Bromus) - At least one of this large genus of grasses is very graceful and worthy of culture-that is B. brizaeformis, a hardy biennial about 2 feet high, with large, graceful, and drooping heads.
St Brunos Lily (Anthericum) - Bulbous plants of the Lily family, containing a few species hardy in this country.
These are the European kinds, among the most beautiful of hardy flowers.
It has slender-stalked leaves, broad leaflets, and in early summer dense erect clusters of pinkish fragrant flowers; a valuable hardy tree.
Buphthalmum - B. speciosum is a bold, free, and showy perennial, hardy, and growing in any soil, with large heart-shaped leaves in great tufts, and, in summer and autumn, handsome heads of showy yellow flowers with dark centres.
Bush Honeysuckle (Weigela) - Graceful and hardy flowering shrubs, summer-leafing, with showy clusters of bloom ranging from pure white to dark crimson.
All the hardy kinds may be planted under the drip and shade of trees where few other evergreens could exist.
Various plants belonging to the Cactus order of plants have proved hardy in England.
Caesalpinia Japonica - A graceful and distinct summer-leafing shrub, one of a genus usually tropical, but this is hardy in the country around London.
Californian Laurel (Umbellularia Californica) - A handsome evergreen tree, seldom planted, though hardy in our southern gardens and suited to walls where too tender for the open.
Calopogon - C. pulchellus is a beautiful hardy Orchid suitable for boggy ground, the flowers pink, 1 inch in diameter, in clusters of two to six upon a stem, beautifully bearded with white, yellow, and purple hairs.
Canadian Moonseed (Menispermum) - M. canadense is a hardy climber of rapid growth, having slender, twining, large roundish leaves, in summer bearing long feathery clusters of yellowish flowers.
Canadian Rhodora (Rhodora) - R. canadensis is an interesting bush, 2 to 4 feet high, allied to the Rhododendron, a native of the swamps of Canada, hardy, and needing a moist light soil, though it prefers peat.
Iberis Semperflorens - A shrubby plant, with dense corymbs of whit flowers, and not suited for border culture, though hardy enough to stand our winters when grown at the foot of a south wall or in a very sunny corner of the rock garden.
Annual Candytuft (Iberis Umbellata) - This and its ally (I. coronaria) are the hardy annual Candytufts.
They may be sown at all seasons, but, as in the case of most other hardy annuals, the finest flowers are from autumn-sown plants, which flower from May to July.
It is hardy near London, though it does not flourish so well in the open as on a wall, where it will stand any amount of sun-heat and even long periods of drought.
It is of easy culture, hardy in light soils, and valuable for bold groups in the mixed border, in the flower garden, or between choice shrubs and among hardy Fuchsias.
Cape Pond-flower (Aponogeton) - A. distachyon is a beautiful and fragrant water-plant from the Cape of Good Hope, hardy in many parts of these islands.
If in strong or rich soils it spreads from the root and becomes rank, but in light dry soils and full sun it makes neat tufts of about 8 inches, hardy, and not troublesome.
As yet not known to be hardy in England.
Caryopteris - C. mastacanthus is a small shrub with greyish foliage, distinct in habit, and with purple flowers, not quite hardy perhaps in all soils, but pretty on warm banks and in warm gardens.
Alpine Catchfly (Silene Alpestris) - A very dwarf alpine plant, hardy, and beautiful when covered with white flowers in May.
Silene Schafta - A spreading hardy plant from the Caucasus forming very neat tufts, 4 to 6 inches high, covered with large purplish-rose flowers.
Centranthus - C. macrosiphon, a hardy Spanish annual of the Valerian order, with pretty rose-colored flowers, is useful for the rock garden or flower border.
Red Valerian (Centranthus Ruber) - A handsome, hardy border plant from the Mediteranean, and an old inhabitant of gardens, often also naturalised.
It is hardy in warm, well-drained nooks of the rock garden, and is increased by cuttings.
Chamaerops - Handsome palms, hardy, and giving distinct effects in the garden.
It grows 12 feet or more high, and has a spreading head of fan-like leaves, and is hardy.
C. humilis is also hardy, at least, on sandy soil.
Chinese Chestnut (Xanthoceras) - X. sorbifolia is a beautiful dwarf hardy tree, but not a rapid grower; its leaves are elegant, and its flowers white marked with red, borne in erect clusters.
Chinese Jasmine (Trachelospermum) - Climbing shrubs with evergreen leaves and fragrant white flowers, hardy upon warm walls in favoured places.
T. angustifolia is also quite hardy on a wall facing east.
Christmas Rose (Helleborus) - One of the most valuable classes of hardy perennials we have, as they flower in the open air when there is little else in bloom.
American twining Fern, hardy in a deep, peaty, moist soil if in a sheltered and partially shady position.
Cordyline Erythrorachis - A distinct and beautiful plant, hardy only in the warmest parts of Britain, and then only when of a certain age.
Codonopsis Meleagris - This remarkable Chinese species has for a year or two past been one of the more conspicuous hardy plant novelties in Messrs Bees exhibit at the Holland House Show.
Colletia - Curious shrubs of the Buckthorn order from Chili, some species of which are hardy enough for the open air in all but the coldest parts of the country, in free sandy soils.
The variegated leaved form of the common Comfrey (S. officinale) has striking variegation, effective in a garden of hardy flowers, and thriving in any soil.
It cannot be relied on as quite hardy, and requires a sheltered position, such as is afforded by a snug nook in the rock garden.
Coral Barberry (Berberidopsis) - B. corallina is a beautiful evergreen climbing shrub from Chili, hardy enough for open walls in the southern counties.
All the kinds are of the easiest culture in moist, loamy soils, the best kinds being hardy (at least, at the root), and growing again if cut down by frost.
It is hardy even into Scotland, where it dies down like an herbaceous perennial.
Coriaria Torminalis - A plant from the Thibetan frontier of China, and quite hardy in the south of Britain at least, making a shrubby root-stock and her-baceous stems of 2 or 3 feet, which die back each winter.
Corokia - Two pretty evergreen shrubs from New Zealand, allied to the Dogwoods, and hardy only in the warmer parts of Britain.
They are planted as edgings or in dry places where few other things would live, and even thus the kinds are not all hardy.
It sometimes reaches a height of 12 inches or more, and is only hardy in dry and sunny places; in a sharp winter and in cold places it is only safe under glass, and it needs careful protection from slugs at all times.
C. Umbilicus is a hardy British plant, with queer rounded leaves almost like a tiny mushroom, and greenish-yellow flowers in June.
Crambe - One of the finest of hardy and large-leaved herbaceous plants, as easily grown as the common Seakale, and in rich ground having many stout leaves and dense sprays of small white flowers.
We have so many beautiful and noble hardy trees that we can well dispense with grafted hybrids.
African species of these are hardy and very beautiful.
Crinum Yemense - also hardy in the south-west and other favoured parts of Britain, bearing large sweet-scented flowers of a beautiful satin-white color.
Crosswort (Phuopsis) - A pretty little hardy perennial of trailing habit, with heads of pale rosy flowers in early spring.
Cuckoo Pint (Arum) - Tuberous rooted plants of distinct form; some are hardy.
Cyclamen Poppy (Eomecon) - E. chionanthus is a hardy perennial Poppywort.
These kinds are really the only free and hardy open-air Narcissi, and are the best for the meadow or the lawn.
Their only fault is in not proving really hardy, except in warm localities in the southern counties.
It is quite hardy, flowering in May and June.
These plants seem to be hardy enough in the southern districts of Britain, and rich as we are in evergreen plants in Britain, these are distinct enough to take a good place.
It is hardy, and though not so robust in habit as H. fulva, it increases rapidly, and where the soil is good, might be naturalised.
Decumaria - Two species of this interesting genus are in cultivation; both are hardy, and useful climbers for walls and buildings.
It thrives in shady spots on the rock garden or the hardy fernery, in sandy peat.
One kind only is known to be hardy in England (Huttoni), which grows freely in my garden in ordinary soil at the foot of a west wall.
D. racemosum has recently been introduced and is probably hardy, but still on its trial in this country.
In sun or shade it is most valuable for the spring or rock garden, or for a border of choice hardy bulbs, and where it is sufficiently plentiful, for edgings to American plants in peat soil.
Siberia, it is hardy in the open air, requires no protection during winter, and we have never known it fail to bear freely its charming and fragrant flowers.