Planting sentence example

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  • Destiny helped her with planting the green bean seeds.
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  • She'd been planting hints for days that Xander couldn't be trusted.
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  • Bedding up land previous to planting is almost universal.
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  • Torrey (1850-1858); History of the Planting and Training of the Church by the Apostle, by J.
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  • Although Borlaug and company encountered many obstacles, they pressed on, planting seed at night illuminated by flashes of artillery fire.
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  • First look out for worms, and supply vacancies by planting anew.
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  • While you are planting the seed, he cries--"Drop it, drop it--cover it up, cover it up--pull it up, pull it up, pull it up."
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  • Soon everyone was zapping seeds and planting them and, lo and behold, it actually worked!
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  • It was a singular experience that long acquaintance which I cultivated with beans, what with planting, and hoeing, and harvesting, and threshing, and picking over and selling them--the last was the hardest of all--I might add eating, for I did taste.
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  • I almost died a million times over, and if I didn't know how to enable the shields on the escape pod, I would have burned up in the atmosphere, and if that didn't kill me, then hitting the planet-- He held up a hand, planting it across her mouth when she refused to stop.
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  • He jumped on her again, planting his paws on her shoulders.
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  • In any case, it seems better to me than irradiating corn, planting it, and hoping to hit a jackpot.
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  • As April slipped into May and the last threat of frost passed, she began planting them in the garden.
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  • His lips left hers, softly planting warm kisses on her neck.
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  • There is more to being a father than planting the seed.
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  • In Othello is a character named Iago, an evil man who never does anything illegal himself but is always planting ideas in other people's minds, to get them to do his dirty work.
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  • He bent his head, his warm lips planting gentle kisses along her neck and shoulder.
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  • Gaut, Seaside Planting of Trees and Shrubs; E.
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  • Planting kisses on the corner of his mouth, she whispered.
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  • He slid an arm under her and gently took her hand in his, planting a warm moist kiss in the center of the palm.
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  • As the saying went, there was more to being a father than planting the seed.
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  • Dark splotches hindered her vision and she paused, planting a hand firmly on the counter for support.
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  • "I don't know," he said at last and flung himself into a chair, planting his hands against his forehead.
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  • The planting of eucalyptus trees is out of favour at present, but it appears to have been successful in Portugal, not from any prophylactic virtues in the plant, but through the great absorption of moisture by its deep roots, which tends to dry the subsoil.
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  • The St Lawrence is far the most important Canadian river from the historic and economic points of view, since it provided the main artery of exploration in early days, and with its canals past rapids and between lakes still serves as a great highway of trade between the interior of the continent and the seaports of Montreal and Quebec. It is probable that politically Canada would have followed the course of the States to the south but for the planting of a French colony with widely extended trading posts along the easily ascended channel of the St Lawrence and the Great Lakes, so that this river was the ultimate bond of union between Canada and the empire.
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  • For most areas of the country, planting fall vegetables in late summer is a great idea.
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  • We're trying to figure out what Darkyn is doing planting a shape-shifter demon on the mortal realm, Rhyn said, referring to the demon lord who wanted both their heads on pikes.
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  • Deidre retreated, but he took one arm before planting a hand on her head.
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  • Toby began to panic and pull, and the jaguar lowered itself farther to the ground, planting its back legs and jerking the boy towards the forest.
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  • They cannot await the results of another planting, A'Ran mused.
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  • He handed Sarah hers, sat close, and put his arm around her, planting a gentle kiss on her temple.
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  • With a husky breath, she dropped to his lap, dove both hands into his hair and pulled his head back, planting a hard kiss on his lips.
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  • He sat next to Sarah, planting a kiss on her forehead.
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  • Lana obeyed, planting one hand on the laser wound in his side.
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  • His warm lips touched her shoulder, planting soft kisses along it and up her neck until her heart was pounding.
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  • He smiled, grabbing her hand, turning it palm up and planting a soft kiss in the middle.
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  • As someone accustomed to planting ideas in the heads of others, she recognized the thought as coming from someone else.
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  • "Up to Xander?" she demanded, planting her hands on her hips.
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  • From 1701 to 17 21 Collier was employed on his Great Historical, Geographical, Genealogical and Poetical Dictionary, founded on, and partly translated from, Louis Moreri's Dictionnaire historique, and in the compilation and issue of the two volumes folio of his own Ecclesiastical History of Great Britian from the first planting of Christianity to the end of the reign of Charles II.
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  • Care should be taken in planting to select a spot somewhat elevated and well drained.
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  • Till the spring of 327 Alexander was moving to and fro in Bactria and Sogdiana, beating down the recurrent rebellions and planting Greek cities.
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  • In planting, the tops of the bulbs should be kept a little above ground, and it is a commendable plan to draw away the soil surrounding the bulbs when they have got root-hold.
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  • This was the planting of a colony of communistic per week for which such wages are payable, with the rates for overtime when those hours are exceeded.
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  • They are skilful hunters, however, catch fish by in geniously constructed traps, and live almost entirely on jungle-roots of these people is found in Upper Perak, and the members of this clan have acquired some knowledge of the art of planting, &c. They they have been raided by the latter, and many Negritos are to be found in captivity in some of the Malayan villages on the eastern side of the peninsula.
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  • Besides copying the Roman habit of planting military colonies, the First Consul imitated the old conquerors of the world by extending and completing the road-system of his outlying districts, especially at those important passes, the Mont Cenis and Simplon.
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  • In such cases the immediate damage done may be slight; but the effects of prolonged action and the summation of numerous attacks at numerous points are often enormotis, certain of these leafdiseases costing millions sterling annually to some planting and agricultural communities.
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  • Year by year the influence of the Mahommedan tribes on the north leads to the cutting down of the forest, the extension of both planting and pasture and the introduction of cattle and even horses.
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  • The principal wealth of the island is derived from its olive groves; notwithstanding the destruction of many thousands of trees during each successive insurrection, the production is apparently undiminished, and will probably increase very considerably owing to the planting of young trees and the improved methods of cultivation which the Government is endeavouring to promote.
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  • By draining the land, by planting millions of trees and by erecting numerous buildings, he greatly improved the condition of his Aberdeenshire estates, and studied continually the welfare of his dependants.
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  • The author then points out the great advantages of enclosure; recommends " quycksettynge, dychynge and hedgeyng "; and gives particular directions about settes, and the method of training a hedge, as well as concerning the planting and management of trees.
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  • In October 1530 he broke into the church of Neuchatel with an iconoclastic mob, thus planting the Reformation in that city.
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  • In 1701, New York, seeking another claim, obtained from the Iroquois a grant to the king of England of this territory which they claimed to have conquered but from which they had subsequently been expelled, and this grant was confirmed in 1726 and again in 1744 About 1730 English traders from Pennsylvania and Virginia began to visit the eastern and southern parts of the territory and the crisis approached as a French Canadian expedition under Celeron de Bienville took formal possession of the upper Ohio Valley by planting leaden plates at the mouths of the principal streams. This was in 1749 and in the same year George II.
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  • Planting begins early in March in Southern Texas, and the first blooms will appear there about May 15.
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  • Planting may be done as late as April 15 in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, and continue as late as the end of May.
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  • 1 Its methods were stated to be: " To afford information to every country capable of producing cotton, both by the diffusion of printed directions for its cultivation, and sending competent teachers of cotton planting and cleaning, and by direct communication with Christian missionaries whose aid and co - operation it solicits; to supply, gratuitously, in the first instance, the best seeds to natives in every part of the world who are willing to receive them; to give prizes for the extended cultivation of cotton; and The Association published a weekly paper known as The Cotton Supply Reporter.
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  • Inland the Malays live by M o e, o preference on the banks of rivers, building houses on piles some feet from the ground, and planting groves of coco-nut, betel-nut, sugar-palm and fruit-trees around their dwellings.
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  • In planting rice three methods are in use: the cultivation of swamp-rice in irrigated fields; the planting of ploughed areas; and the planting of hill-rice by sowing each grain separately in holes bored for the purpose.
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  • Planting crosses in the open fields he drew the people to desert the churches, and had won a great following throughout all Neustria.
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  • Of this amount 416,862 tons were produced by 24 estates yielding more than i r,000 tons each, including one (planting 28,050 acres) that yielded 33,609, and 4 others more than 22,000 tons each.
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  • His work consisted largely in organizing the Christian societies which he found in existence on his arrival, and in planting the faith in regions such as the extreme west of Connaught which had not yet come under the sway of the gospel.
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  • Although the cost of transport from the remote forest regions of some districts is a serious consideration, this is not likely to be operative in reducing production until there has been a considerable and permanent fall in price, by which time new areas in those countries in which planting is now taking place will probably have come into bearing.
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  • The enormous increase in the commercial demand for rubber and the probability of the continuance of this increase in view of the great variety of purposes to which the material can be applied, has led to great activity in rubber planting in other parts of the world, especially in Ceylon and the Malay Peninsula and Archipelago, where the Para rubber trees (Hevea brasiliensis) has been successfully introduced, and numerous plantations; many of which have not been in existence for more than ten or fifteen years, are now contributing to the world's supply.
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  • As the seeds are very abundant, they will probably be utilized commercially as soon as the demand for planting has subsided.
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  • The cost of clearing forest land and planting with rubber in Ceylon is estimated at about 100 Rs.
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  • The white potato, known as " batata inglez " (English potato), is grown in elevated localities, but it deteriorates so greatly after the first planting that fresh imported seed is necessary every second or third year.
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  • The tree has an average height of 12-13 ft., begins bearing five years after planting, requires little attention beyond occasional irrigation, bears two crops a year (June and December), and produces well until it is forty years of age - the yield being from 490 to 600 lb per acre of 100 trees.
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  • below, are generally preferred for planting.
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  • To prepare the vine for planting, it should be cut back to within 2 ft.
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  • The best time for planting is in spring, when the young shoots have just started.
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  • As a preventive to its attacks the copper sulphate sprays and a solution (50%) of iron sulphate have been found very useful, as well as care in planting on well-drained soil that does not lie too low, the disease seldom appearing in dry, well-exposed vineyards.
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  • In 1665 and 1666 he published the second and first volumes respectively of the Exact Chronological Vindication and Historical Demonstration of the supreme ecclesiastical jurisdiction exercised by the English kings from the original planting of Christianity to the death of Richard I.
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  • Kohl of Bremen to prepare the first volume (1868) of the Historical Society's Documentary History, and he discovered a MS. of Hakluyt's Discourse on Western Planting, which was edited, partly with Woods's notes, by Charles Dean in 1877.
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  • The township of Saint Johnsbury was granted to Dr Jonathan Arnold (1741-1793)" and associates in 1786; in the same year a settlement was established and the place was named in honour of Jean Hector Saint John de Crevecoeur (1731-1813), who wrote Letters of an American Farmer (1782), a glowing description of America, which brought thither many immigrants, and who introduced potato planting into France.
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  • Meanwhile Baldwin repelled in successive years the attacks of the Egyptians (1102, 1103, 1105), and in the latter years of his reign (1115-1118) he even pushed southward at the expense of Egypt, penetrating as far as the Red Sea, and planting an outpost at Monreal.
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  • Both of these ancient civilizations extended their influence through migration of individual families and the planting of colonies.
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  • In some cases it had a political motive, as the planting of military colonies or providing new homes for the proletariat.
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  • It is said that, while planting a vineyard, he was told by a soothsayer that he would never drink of its wine.
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  • 9 2 prohibited the planting of new vineyards in Italy, and ordered the reduction of those in the provinces by one-half.
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  • Numerous companies are engaged in developing the resources of the country by trading, planting and mining.
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  • Trees were imported and land set aside for planting forests.
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  • Here Browne distinguishes acceptance of the covenant relation with God (religion) and the forming or " planting " of churches on the basis of God's covenant (with its laws of government), from the enforcing of the covenant voluntarily accepted, whether by church-excommunication or by civil penalties - the latter only in cases of flagrant impiety, such as idolatry, blasphemy or Sabbath-breaking.
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  • along the river on both sides " and so far into the country as the situation of the occupyers will permit " by purchasing the same from the Indians and planting upon it a colony of fifty persons, upwards of 15 years old, within four years from the beginning of the undertaking, one-fourth part within one year; and that any private person might with the approval of the director-general and council take up as much land as he should be able to improve.
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  • Roberts, New York: The Planting and Growth of the Empire State (2 vols., Boston, 1896) is a popular but rather superficial treatment of the entire period.
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  • Compelled by the windy climate the colonists are doing something to repair these ravages by planting European, Californian and Australian sheltertrees; but it is only in the naturally open and grassy regions of the east and south-east that settlement as yet improves the landscape.
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  • The " zodiac of labours " was replaced in French castles and hotels by a " zodiac of pleasures," in which hunting, hawking, fishing and dancing were substituted for hoeing, planting, reaping and ploughing.8 It is curious to find the same sequence of symbols employed for the same decorative purposes in India as in Europe.
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  • The sowing and planting season is from June to August, and the reaping season from December to February.
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  • The best effects are produced in formal beds by planting the same variety in each, to secure the plants being of the same height and in flower simultaneously.
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  • After planting the space between the rows of tulips may be planted with such plants as forget-me-nots, wallflowers, silenes, violas, double white arabis, polyanthuses, &c., to obtain beautiful colour combinations in spring.
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  • - Planting is best effected during September, October and early November.
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  • The supply on natural beds has been diminishing, but the planting of private beds promises a large increase.
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  • iv.), His choice of Israel, and the love and faithfulness which He had shown towards it, by redeeming it from slavery in Egypt, and planting it in a free and fertile land; from which are deduced the great practical duties of loyal and loving devotion to Him, an uncompromising repudiation of all false gods, the rejection of all heathen practices, a cheerful and ready obedience to His will, and a warm-hearted and generous attitude towards man.
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  • By the glass factories and iron furnaces the country was being rapidly depleted of wood, while no attempt was being made to replace the damage by planting.
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  • In the autumn of 1555 she went down to Hatfield, where she spent most of the rest of Mary's reign, enjoying the lessons of Ascham and Baldassare Castiglione, and planting trees which still survive.
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  • A sharp-pointed planting stick, a wooden shovel, and a bronze-bladed hoe called a coati were the simple implements.
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  • For the successful raising of the finer sorts of willows good, well-drained, loamy upland soil is desirable, which before planting should be deeply trenched and cleared of weeds.
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  • Great care should be exercised in planting lest the bark be fractured, loosened or removed from the wood.
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  • The cost of planting an acre of fine willows varies greatly; it was estimated by R.
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  • per 1000, £5; planting and levelling Li.
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  • The cost of planting and the outlay for manuring and weeding during the years of maturity of the crop, are higher in the Midlands and the yield was estimated by Ellmore at 6 to 10 tons per acre, green, worth from £3, ios.
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  • The pyrethrum grows best in soil of a loamy texture; this should be well manured and deeply trenched up before planting, and should be mulched in the spring by a surface dressing of half-decayed manure.
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  • In Scotland the date of its introduction is a disputed point, but it seems to have been planted at Dunkeld by the 2nd duke of Athole in 1727, and about thirteen or fourteen years later considerable plantations were made at that place, the commencement of one of the largest planting experiments on record; it is estimated that 14 million larches were planted on the Athole estates between that date and 1826.
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  • in half a century or less; one at Dunkeld felled sixty years after planting was 110 ft.
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  • or thinned out, leaving the remainder to gain a greater length; the land is always well trenched before planting.
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  • The best month for larch planting, whether for poles or timber, is November; larches are sometimes planted in the spring, but the practice cannot be commended, as the sap flows early, and, if a dry period follows, the growth is sure to be checked.
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  • The destruction of considerable portions of the forests by cattle, goats, insects, fire and cutting has been followed by reforesting, the planting of hitherto barren tracts, the passage of severe forest fire laws, and the establishment of forest reserves, of which the area in 1909 was 545,746 acres, of which 357,180 were government land.
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  • As to season, it is now admitted with respect to deciduous trees and shrubs that the earlier in autumn planting is performed the better; although some extend it from the period when the leaves fall to the first part of spring, before the sap begins to move.
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  • Early autumn planting enables wounded parts of roots to be healed over, and to form fibrils, which will be ready in spring, when it is most required, to collect food for the plant.
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  • Planting late in spring should, as far as possible, be avoided, for the buds then begin to awaken into active life, and the draught upon the roots becomes great.
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  • Another fact in favour of autumnal planting is the production of roots in winter.
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  • Trees and shrubs in thick plantations, or in sheltered warm places, are ill fitted for planting in bleak and cold situations.
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  • River sand and the sharp grit washed up sometimes by the road side are excellent materials for laying around choice bulbs at planting time to prevent contact with earth which is perhaps manure-tainted.
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  • Suffruticose plants and even small shrubs may be propagated in this way, by first planting them deeper than they are ordinarily grown, and then after the lapse of a year, which time they require to get rooted, taking them up again and dividing them into parts or separate plants.
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  • For epiphytal plants like orchids the most thorough drainage must be secured by the abundant use of potsherds, small pots being sometimes inserted inside the larger ones, or by planting in shallow pots or pans, so that there shall be no large mass of soil to get consolidated.
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  • Thus shallow square or oblong wooden boxes, made of light, inexpensive wood, are very useful for seedsowing, for pricking out seedlings, or for planting cuttings.
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  • Noble half-hardy bulbs, for planting near the front wall of a hothouse or greenhouse; the soil must be deep, rich and well drained.
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  • Shallow planting, whether of wall trees or standards, is generally to be preferred, a covering of a few inches of soil being sufficient for the roots, but a surface of at least equal size to, the surface of the hole should be covered with dung or litter so as to restrain evaporation and preserve moisture.
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  • The best time for planting fruit trees in the open air is from the end of September till the end of November in open weather.
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  • Plant cauliflower, cabbages, sea-kale, lettuce; and finish the planting of the main crops of potatoes; divide and replant globe-artichokes.
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  • Sow annuals for succession in the last week, also biennials and perennials in the nursery compartment, for planting out next year.
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  • - Sow winter and spring spinach in the beginning and about the end of the month; parsley and winter onions, for a full crop, in the first week; cabbages about the middle of the month, for planting out in spring; cauliflower in the first half (Scotland) and in the second half (England) of the month; Hardy Hammersmith and Brown Cos lettuce in the first and last week; small salads occasionally; and Black Spanish radish, for winter crops.
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  • 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.
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  • - Sow small salading and radishes in the first week, and lettuces in frames on a shallow hotbed for planting out in spring.
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  • 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.
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  • But little can be done in most of the northern states as yet, and in sections where there is no frost in the ground it is likely to be too wet to work; but in many southern states this will be the best month for planting fruit trees and plants of all kinds, particularly strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, pear and apple trees, while grape vines will do, though they will also do well quite a month later.
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  • Fruit trees for spring planting should be ordered, if not already done.
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  • In many sections, planting may now be done with safety, provided the soil is light and dry, but not otherwise.
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  • Although a tree or plant will receive no injury when its roots are undisturbed in the soil should a frost come after planting, the same amount of freezing will, and very often does, greatly injure the plant if the roots are exposed.
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  • Any who expect to get early cabbage, cauliflower, lettuce or radishes, while planting or sowing is delayed until the time of sowing tomato and egg plant in May, are sure to be disappointed of a full crop. Frequent rotation of crops should be practised in the vegetable garden, in order to head off insects and diseases; and also to make the best use of the land.
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  • If the weather is dry, water freely after planting.
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  • Hyacinths, tulips and other spring bulbs may be dug up, dried and placed away for next fall's planting, and their places filled with bedding plants, such as coleus, achyranthes, pelargoniums, and the various white and coloured leaf plants.
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  • In the north, spring planting of strawberries is generally advised for market conditions; although planting in early fall or late summer is successful when the ground is well prepared and when it does not suffer from drought.
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  • Fruit trees and shrubs may be set out; but, if planting is deferred to the last of the month, the ground around the roots should be mulched to the thickness of 3 or 4 in.
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  • For planting against walls, trees which have been trained for two years in the nursery are preferred, but maiden trees can be very successfully introduced, and by liberal treatment may be speedily got to a fruiting state.
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  • The tendency of the dunes to drift off on the landward side is prevented by the planting of bent-grass (Arundo arenaria), whose long roots serve to bind the sand together.
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  • They formerly served to support large flocks of sheep and some cattle, but are gradually transformed by the planting of woods, as well as by strenuous efforts at cultivation.
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  • directing a river so that it may deposit its sedimentary matter in the lower-lying parts, thus levelling them up and consolidating them, and then leading the water away again by drainage; (iii.) the planting of firs and eucalyptus trees, e.g.
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  • These means are such as the digging of wells, planting medicinal herbs, and trees for shade, sending out of missionaries, appointment of special officers to supervise charities, and so on.
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  • The introduction of Chinese seed and Chinese methods was a mistake, and there seems little reason to doubt that, in clearing jungle for tea planting, fine indigenous tea was frequently destroyed unwittingly in order to plant the inferior China variety.
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  • The Assam Indigenous, in its two sub-races of Singlo and Bazalona, and the Manipur, originally found wild in the jungles of the native state of that name, have, with various intermixtures and crossings, been used to cover the greatest areas of all the more modern planting in India, Ceylon and Java.
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  • As the planting, productive and manufacturing processes of India may be taken to be generally representative of Indian tea Ceylon and Java also, and therefore of the tea of modern trade.
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  • It was formerly supposed that comparatively temperate latitudes and steep sloping ground afforded the most favourable situations for planting, and much of the disaster which attended the early stages of the tea enterprise in India is traceable to this erroneous conception.
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  • The seed is rather larger than a hazel nut, with a thicker and darker shell and per- Planting fectly spherical shape.
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  • The intervals of planting vary, but 42 ft.
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  • During recent years in India a new development has taken place in planting tea upon what are termed "bheels," - lands resembling to a great extent the peat bogs of Ireland and Scotland.
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  • See also parliamentary papers and official publications of Indian government; Monographs on brick tea, Formosa tea and other special studies, prepared for the Tea Cess Committees of India and Ceylon; Journals of the Royal Asiatic Society, Journal of the Society of Arts, Geographical Journal, Tea and Coffee Trade Journal (New York), &c. For practical planting details, see Tea; its Cultivation and Manufacture, by David Crole (1897), with a full bibliography; also Rutherford's Planter's Handbook.
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  • The lower slopes yield valuable teak and other timber; and some land has been taken up for coffee planting.
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  • Meantime Demosthenes had formed the plan of planting the Messenians of Naupactus in Messenia - now Spartan territory - and obtained permission to accompany the expedition.
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  • Alexandretta), Samaria, Pella (the later Apamea), Carrhae, &c. Antigonus founded Antigonia, which was absorbed a few years later by Antioch, and after the fall of Antigonus in 301, the work of planting Syria with Greek cities was pursued effectively north of the Lebanon by the house of Seleucus, and, less energetically, south of the Lebanon by the house of Ptolemy.
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  • From these new bulbs can be procured by planting out in February or March.
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  • He did much too for the economic development of Prussia, especially for agriculture; he established colonies, peopling them with immigrants, extended the canal system, drained and diked the great marshes of the Oderbruch, turning them into rich pasturage, encouraged the planting of fruit trees and of root crops; and, though in accordance with his ideas of discipline he maintained serfdom, he did much to lighten the burdens of the peasants.
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  • Clissa, however, became untenable, and the Uskoks withdrew to Zengg, on the Croatian coast, where, in accordance with the Austrian system of planting colonies of defenders along the Military Frontier, they were welcomed by the Emperor Ferdinand I., and promised an annual subsidy in return for their services.
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  • Within sixty years this area had declined to 734,490 acres, but with renewed attention to forestry and encouragement of planting the area had grown in 1895 to 878,675 acres; by 1905, however, the acreage was practically unchanged.
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  • The " planting " of ministers in the highlands, which had since the Reformation been almost destitute of religious instruction, bred a populace singularly strict in the matter of " Sabbath observance," and, except in districts still Catholic or Episcopalian, eager supporters of the Free churches.
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  • They also advised the protection and extension of communal rights of pasture, and the planting of the higher slopes with forest, with a view to the possible increase of the water-supply.
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  • The Company was fortunate in having several able men as governors of its colony, especially the celebrated Mahe de Labourdonnais (q.v.), who made sugar planting the main industry of the inhabitants.'
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  • Labourdonnais also promoted the planting of cotton and indigo, and is remembered as the most enlightened and best of all the French governors.
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  • About the 21st of March, the vernal equinox, a festival is held in honour of agriculture, when planting begins.
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  • The mild, wet winter is the season of planting and growth, and so throughout the year there is a succession of crops.
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  • In the third year after planting the trees may require root-pruning; in the fifth or sixth they should bear well.
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  • In the 18th century there was a considerable Chinese population settled in Brunei, engaged for the most part in planting and exporting pepper, but the consistent oppression of the native rajas destroyed their industry and led eventually to the practical extirpation of the Chinese.
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  • Thus the planting of French and German vines in other countries (e.g.
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  • The education scheme, having for its object the planting of schools in destitute Highland districts, came into existence in 1824.
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  • Among his four hundred or more published works, many of which are sermons, tracts and letters, the most notable is his Magnalia Christi Americana: or the Ecclesiastical History of New England, from Its First Planting in the Year 1620 unto the Year of Our Lord, 1698.
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  • Seven years afterwards, however, when the contest with the Crown was ended, the kirk was expressly acknowledged as the only Church in Scotland, and jurisdiction given it over all who should attempt to be outsiders; while the preaching of the Evangel and the planting of congregations went on in all the accessible parts of Scotland.
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  • Vast numbers of Scotch firs are raised in nurseries for artificial planting; the seed is sown in the spring, being just covered with earth, and the seedlings transplanted in the second year into rows for further culture, or taken direct from the seed-bed for final planting; sometimes the seed is sown where the trees are intended to grow.
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  • The climate of Scotland appears less suitable for it, probably from the want of summer heat, and it can hardly be recommended for British planting otherwise than for ornamental purposes.
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  • The most important oyster region is the Thames estuary, the site of extensive planting operations.
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  • At present the oyster is one of the cheapest articles of diet in the United States; and, though it can hardly be expected that the price of American oysters will always remain so low, still, taking into consideration the great wealth of the natural beds along the entire Atlantic coast, it seems certain that a moderate amount of protection would keep the price of seed oysters far below European rates, and that the immense stretches of submerged land especially suited for oyster planting may be utilized and made to produce an abundant harvest at much less cost than that which accompanies the complicated system of culture in vogue in France and Holland.
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  • He strengthened his position in Khorasan by planting colonies of Kurdish horsemen on the frontier, or along what is called the atak or skirt of the Turkoman mountains north of Persia.
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  • Some of the older designs for labyrinths, however, avoid this close parallelism of the alleys, which, though equally involved and intricate in their windings, are carried through blocks of thick planting, as shown in fig.
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  • Potatoes are commonly propagated by planting whole tubers or by dividing the tubers, leaving to each segment or "set" one or two eyes or buds.
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  • deep. The planting of whole tubers instead of the cut sets usually gives a better return.
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  • Thomas Dickson of Edinburgh long ago observed that the most healthy and productive crop was to be obtained by planting unripe tubers, and proposed this as a preventive of the disease called the "curl," which sometimes attacks the young stems, causing them and also the leaves to become crumpled, and few or no tubers to be produced; in this connexion it is interesting to note that Scottish and Irish seed potatoes give a larger yield than English, probably on account of their being less matured.
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  • The main crop should be planted by the middle of March, sprouted sets being used; late planting is very undesirable.
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  • After planting nothing more is required but to keep up the temperature to about 70° admitting air when practicable, and giving water as required.
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  • Similar spots are produced on potatoes in America by the fungus Oospora scabies, and in both cases, if affected "seed" potatoes are steeped in a solution of 2 pint formalin in 15 gallons of water for two hours before planting, the attack on the resulting crop is materially lessened.
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  • Artificially propagated eggs and fry after planting must submit to the same mortality as the other eggs and fry around them.
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  • One of his principles was never to allow the soldiers to be idle, and to employ them in time of peace on useful works, such as the planting of vineyards in Gaul, Pannonia and other districts.
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  • Golden Gate Park (about 1014 acres) was a waste of barren sand dunes when acquired by the municipality in 1870, but skilful planting and cultivation have entirely transformed its character.
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  • 12), the tokens of spiritual gift visible in work done, and particularly in the planting of the Gospel in fresh fields (2 Cor.
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  • A small park has been laid out near the residency, and the planting of trees and the formation of gardens in various parts of the city give it a bright and attractive appearance.
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  • to the cost of laying out, planting or improvement of lands provided for this purpose by any person, in their own district or outside that district, if it appears that the walks or grounds could eventually be used by the inhabitants of that district.
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  • The soil of the Hawash valley proved particularly suitable for raising this crop. In the high plateaus the planting of seeds begins in May, in the lower plateaus and the plains in June, but in certain parts where the summer is long and rain abundant sowing and reaping are going on at the same time.
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  • Further instruction was given at various horticultural institutes in the towns, notably the Botanic Gardens and Institute of Bucharest, where the experiments in planting figs, almonds, hops and cotton yielded favourable results.
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  • The Public Money Drainage Acts 1846-1856 authorized the advance of public money to landowners to enable them to make improvements in their lands, not only by draining, but by irrigation, the making of permanent roads, clearing, erecting buildings, planting for shelter, &c. The rapid absorption of the funds provided by these acts led to further legislative measures by which private capital was rendered available for the improvement of land.
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  • To alleviate the distress of the people he undertook to develop both agriculture and industry: planting colonies of Dutch and Flemish settlers to drain the marshes of Saintonge, issuing prohibitive measures against the importation of foreign goods (1597), introducing the silk industry, encouraging the manufacture of cloth, of glass-ware, of tapestries (Gobelins), and under the direction of Sully - named grand-voyer de France - improving and increasing the routes for commerce.
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  • Baltimore was named in honour of the Lords Baltimore, the founders of the province of Maryland, but no settlement was made here until nearly ioo years after the planting of the colony; meanwhile at least two other townsites, on which it was hoped permanent towns might be established, had received the same name, but nothing came of either.
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  • The planting of tree reserves by the United States government in the arid counties of this state promises great success.
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  • When the planting is done the extra labourers are discharged again, and the regular ones are put to work on the corn, oats and millet, Labour.
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  • All that has been accomplished during the period under review may be attributed to improvements in implements for preparing the soil and planting the seed.
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  • Some years earlier, Gay,' admitting Hutcheson's proof of the actual disinterestedness of moral and benevolent impulses, had maintained that these (like the desires of knowledge or fame, the delight of reading, hunting and planting, &c.) were derived from self-love by " the power of association."
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  • The Papuan woman, who is, as a rule, more modest than the Polynesian, is the household drudge, and does the greater part of the outdoor work, but the man assists in clearing new gardens and in digging and planting the soil.
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  • It allowed the chief to call for the labour of any district, and to employ it in planting, house or canoe-building,supplying food on the occasion of another chief's visit, &c. This power was often used with much discernment; thus an unpopular chief would redeem his character by calling for some customary service and rewarding it liberally, or a district would be called on to supply labour or produce as a punishment.
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  • The department has also endeavoured to encourage the fruit-growing industry in Ireland by the establishment of a horticultural school at Glasnevin, by efforts to secure uniformity in the packing and grading of fruit, by the establishment of experimental fruit-preserving factories, by the planting of orchards on a large scale in a few districts, and by pioneer lectures.
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  • A feature of the industry is the appearance at the beginning of the planting season of thousands of men from a distance, "strange farmers," as they are called, who are housed and fed and given farms to cultivate.
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  • Augustus also accelerated the Romanization of the land by planting in it many municipalities (coloniae) of discharged soldiers, such for example as Augusta Emerita (mod.
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  • The main consideration in establishing an apiary is to secure a favourable location, which means a place where honey of good marketable quality may be gathered from the bee-forage growing around without any planting on the part of the bee-keeper himself.
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  • and N.W., the initial planting and harvesting of each crop progressing wave-like across the state in from one to two weeks.
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  • From 1880 to 1890 the acreage devoted to wheat greatly diminished, because the spring variety was not relatively remunerative, but the acreage trebled in the next decade as autumn planting increased.
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  • Among the charitable institutions are the general hospitals (Harper, Grace and St Mary's); the Detroit Emergency, the Children's Free and the United States Marine hospitals; St Luke's hospital, church home, and orphanage; the House of Providence (a maternity hospital and infant asylum); the Woman's hospital and foundling's home; the Home for convalescent children, &c. In 1894 the mayor, Hazen Senter Pingree (1842-1901), instituted the practice of preparing, through municipal aid and supervision, large tracts of vacant land in and about the city for the growing of potatoes and other vegetables and then, in conjunction with the board of poor commissioners, assigning it in small lots to families of the unemployed, and furnishing them with seed for planting.
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  • He went into instant replay, planting soft kisses on her neck.
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  • They decided to refrain from planting anything new.
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  • It does not follow that I cannot refrain from planting.
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  • He will refrain from planting.
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  • At the back of the garden there will be modern woodland planting including angelica, ferns, Libertia and blueberry bushes.
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  • There must have been a fashion for planting these weeping ashion for planting these weeping ashes.
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  • aspens propagated from root sections at the Trees for Life field base, Plodda Lodge, ready for planting.
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  • For a truly authentic feel, finish the planting off with a mulch of chipped bark.
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  • We were then invited to carry out trials on planting bamboo to stop landslides from further developing.
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  • bollworm caterpillars, since Arizona's farmers started planting the crop in 1996.
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  • bookshelf of anyone really interested in planting for wildlife, conservation or landscape management.
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  • Loads of info on everything from basic botany to planting persimmons.
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  • In spring, our tasks include broadleaf planting and removing non-native trees.
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  • The planting time for the earliest flowering bulbs begins in September.
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  • bulb planting and litter pick.
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  • Click here if you can help canna Lilies From Ginny, South Carolina I recently started planting canna lillies.
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  • It has a light and airy aspect, the rich red carpeting and decorative structure contrasting with the greens of the tropical planting.
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  • chamomile lawn space plants 6 inches apart, planting in the garden space 12 inches apart.
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  • What follows is a short guide that will cover all aspects of growing your own chiles from planting to harvesting.
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  • Planting in shallow chalk soils will cause chlorosis in time.
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  • Climbing Plants A pruning and planting schedule for evergreen and deciduous climbers.. .
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  • These can be split into smaller clumps during Autumn, which is also the time for planting new bulbs.
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  • Volunteer tasks which are specifically coastal, such as marram planting, are on the whole simple and undemanding and require little equipment.
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  • Lately, farmers have started planting coca in national parks where laws prevent spraying.
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  • Planting in machine cultivated ground Where heavy clay soils have been plowed to reduce compaction, ridges will be formed.
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  • companion planting and seed propagation.
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  • This includes fencing and felling conifers to make way for the natural regeneration and new planting of native species.
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  • conifer planting.
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  • coniferous planting, but only low native tree cover which is seen around farms and along river valleys.
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  • Perhaps the plot was too convoluted for Butcher to keep track of all the seeds he was planting?
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  • The noisy M1 corridor passes through, with many of the slopes visually screened by planting.
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  • Donald asked how the felling is planned and if it is correct that felling coupes do not reflect planting areas.
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  • The gabions were an interesting feature as was the planting which included some cow parsley.
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  • I christened them last night by planting out American land cress, Little Gem lettuce, spinach and chervil.
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  • PLANTING It's bulb time again so start planting crocuses, narcissi, snowdrops in odd number groups.
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  • The practice crop rotation and companion planting and are virtually self sufficient very few external inputs are used.
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  • The species assemblages of the Lickey heaths where not decimated by tree planting are a unique resource.
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  • deduce from this simple observation that tree planting is in line with Nature's own efforts to improve ecological health.
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  • In such cases, plaques will accompany the planting or installation in honor of the donor's designee.
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  • MI5 and the Special Branch bugged and infiltrated the NUM, planting disinformation and disrupting the union's plans.
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  • earth mounds or planting may be needed.
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  • We will now offset the carbon emissions we produce with an annual tree planting, making us a carbon neutral company.
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  • HEDGES Continue planting hedges and container-grown plants, including evergreens and conifers.
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  • Don't have too many conifers or other evergreens in a garden or planting, no more than about a third of the total.
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  • The mixed planting style of Gertrude Jekyll (b. 1843) had a cottage garden exuberance.
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  • Carole will be planting a variety of hardy annual foliage plants to create a foliage plants to create a foliage border.
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  • forestry planting on a significant scale not only reduced heather cover but also concentrated the red deer.
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  • Forsythia Do not prune forsythia Do not prune forsythia during the first few years after planting.
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  • Be wary of planting in areas that can become frosty.
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  • Planting a tree in the West Coast of Africa among the people in their colorful, traditional garb.
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  • We can then redesign a border, woodland glade, or indeed a full garden for you together with a detailed planting list.
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  • Planting of easily maintainable shrub bank to encourage biodiversity, and particularly to encourage a population of European goldfinches which inhabit the quarry.
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  • Birds eat the haws on the hawthorn bushes and deposit the remains across the common, surface planting them for germination in the summer.
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  • hedgerow planting grants.
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  • After planting we use a customized brush hoe with mini ridgers for most of the weeding and then hand weed when necessary.
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  • Pat gave us all a good tip for planting hostas with a simple rule.
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  • planting the hyacinths I've planted hyacinths every autumn for years, along with loads of other types of bulbs that flower in spring.
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  • In Chichester district, the aims are: To promote local character individuality, by planting up rare Sussex fruit varieties.
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  • William Robinson banished bedding systems, and turned to planting with native species and hardy exotics, creating informal, wild and woodland gardens.
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  • apply an insecticide to the soil to prevent eggs hatching Organic Methods Companion planting.
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  • instructive texts form the basis of the restoration planting scheme.
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  • And planting for cover There's plain old ivy around much of the pond.
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  • But there is reason (they say) in planting kale, and even in ethic and religion, room for common sense.
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  • kneeler seat Gardening seats are so useful when you're planting or weeding.
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  • But planting forage legumes instead has the potential to give a major boost to productivity.
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  • Before planting, skim off grass turfs with a spade and pile upside down in a corner to rot down to form loam.
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  • However, the government is now considering building sea walls and planting mangroves in sensitive areas.
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  • I would like to find a source of well rotted organic manure to get the soil healthy for next year's planting.
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  • French marigolds have been tested by planting in among Potatoes that were infected with eelworm.
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  • Landform, planting, walls and fences all play a major role in the overall design to provide a microclimate suitable for swimming.
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  • A second phase of planting is planned for Priory Gardens to enhance the rather monotonous bank of single species shrub planting.
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  • moratorium on the planting of GM food crops.
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  • naturalistic planting.
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  • The planting was a successful mixture of native and cottage style planting, all done in a very naturalistic style.
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  • offset the carbon emissions we produce with an annual tree planting, making us a carbon neutral company.
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  • pansylast memory of Michael is seeing him gently touching the little pansies I had just finished planting on the Thursday before he died.
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  • perforated with tiny slits which are stretched over the crop directly after planting or sowing.
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  • NEAT schemes feature litter picking, flower planting in public places, graffiti removal, wildlife protection, recycling and energy efficiency schemes.
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  • Planting, pruning, tidying litter picking, helping to put up notice board!
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  • The Pilgrim Fathers introduced apples to the New World, planting pips that they had taken with them from England.
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  • The small birds like open ground for nesting sites and often nest in recently felled conifer plantations where there has been new planting.
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  • Jim used a bulb planter to remove a plug of soil, which made for very easy planting of the strawberries.
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  • planting of paddy saplings, vegetables and for the harvesting of paddy and wheat.
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  • planting of hedgerows should also help with this problem.
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  • planting of trees should be subject to section 194 consent.
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  • planting of a vineyard and the first drop of revenue can be lengthy.
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  • planting of shrubs and plants.
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  • planting of orchards where a number of different varieties of tree are planted together.
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  • The wayleave agreements that NIE have with landowners however do not prohibit the planting of trees in proximity to OELs.
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  • There are a variety of small broadleaved and mixed woodlands which have been extended by recent, mainly broadleaved planting.
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  • Woodland Grant and Farm Woodland Premium Schemes (encouraging planting of new woodland and maintenance of existing woodland ).
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  • For the past 10 or so years the riverbank has been neglected and dense planting has prevented angling from many of the swims.
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  • planting vineyards quot are in our a simple game.
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  • tree planting schemes should be at least 5 years old.
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  • The opposite edge of the garden is bordered by a bank of single species shrub planting.
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  • Tree felling, conifer planting, inappropriate grazing lack of or too little grazing.
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  • Also, can anyone recommend a good book about growing veg in beds (about spacing, rotation, companion planting etc.
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  • Some local authorities offer small-scale tree and hedgerow planting grants.
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  • ploughwill see mules pulling plows on the terraces preparing the land for planting.
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  • To purchase polyanthus for planting in our existing wooden flower tubs.
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  • poppy planting is white throughout, with a scattering of scarlet poppies.
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  • shrubby potentillas are so widely used in municipal plantings that gardeners shun them when planting their own gardens.
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  • Close planting also shuts down air circulation to the lower leaves, encouraging powdery mildew.
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  • prairie planting behind our decking area.
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  • preferable to start planting up with conifers in autumn followed by other surrounding plants during the following season.
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  • Carole's role's rule of thumb is that any month containing the letter ' r ' is fine for planting bare rooted plants.
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  • Learn the theory of pruning and planting roses under the direction of knowledgeable rosarians.
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  • Additionally the scale of SRC has to be considered to avoid saturation of the landscape by monotonous planting.
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  • The permanent planting areas can be placed at the northern end to reduce shading of the plot.
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  • shelterbelt planting protect the garden from west winds.
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  • shrub planting.
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  • Back toward the property is a formal area of garden with attractive planting with a variety of rhododendrons and mature shrubbery.
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  • Lesley suggests enriching the soil with well rotted manure, or mushroom compost and adding blood, fish and bone before planting the hedge.
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  • For example, South African farmers are already growing transgenic pest-resistant maize, and this year began planting transgenic soy.
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  • Brazil, planting biotech soybeans for the first time, contributed 4 percent of the global total at 7.4 million acres.
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  • tree planting, making us a carbon neutral company.
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  • These steps are especially important if you are planting tree ferns.
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  • It is particularly suited to garden planting and landscaping purposes and is one of the most popular tree ferns in the world.
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  • Impressive borders can be created by planting tulips in large groups of the same variety.
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  • uncomfortable glare from excessive areas of hard surfacing in bright sunshine by careful planting, screening and choice of hard surface materials.
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  • undaunted by the prospect of planting acid loving plants into an alkaline soil, the plan went ahead.
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  • In choosing species for planting, prickly ones are an obvious choice to discourage vandalism.
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  • These borders of mixed planting contain a wide variety of plants, threaded together.
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  • These schemes also accommodate the planting of new hedgerows and the buffering of riparian vegetation.
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  • Type Sowing Temp Cover Seed Advice Tender annual 20-25°C average layer vermiculite Sow 8 weeks prior to planting out.
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  • Inland the farmers start preparing the land, tending the vines and planting the grain.
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  • The strategic planting of shrubs and trees also define spaces and retain end-to-end visibility for pedestrians.
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  • This will be achieved by planting wildflower plugs to enhance the biodiversity of the hedgerow that was planted by the Green Gym last year.
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  • To grow wisteria successfully you need to recreate these conditions in the original planting and the yearly maintenance.
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  • woodland planting scheme.
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  • There is no point in planting a perennial that needs plenty of moisture and then wringing your hands when it doesn't survive.
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  • Hoe with a tanged disk blade, used in scooping earth into mounds for planting yams (like potatoes ).
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  • April 20th Some weeding and some planting coco yams.
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  • The pure Sakai in the interior have a good knowledge of planting rice, tapioca, &c., fashion pretty vessels from bamboos, which they decorate with patterns traced by the aid of fire, make loin-cloths (their only garment) from the bark of the trap and ipoh trees; are very musical, using a rude lute of bamboo, and a noseflute of a very sweet tone, and singing in chorus very melodiously; and altogether have attained in their primitive state to a higher degree of civilization than have the Semang.
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  • Bradley had employed a similar arrangement which seems to have passed into oblivion (New Improvements of Planting and Gardening, 1710).
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  • In the introductory paper in Maxwell's collection we are told that " The practice of draining, enclosing, summer fallowing, sowing flax, hemp, rape, turnip and grass seeds, planting cabbages after, and potatoes with, the plough, in fields of great extent, is introduced; and that, according to the general opinion, more corn grows now yearly where it was never known to grow before, these twenty years last past, than perhaps a sixth of all that the kingdom was in use to produce at any time before."
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  • In places suited to its growth it seems to flourish nearly as well as in the woods of Norway or Switzerland; but as it needs for its successful cultivation as a timber tree soils that might be turned to agricultural account, it is not so well adapted for economic planting in Britain as the Scotch fir or larch, which come to perfection in more bleak and elevated regions, and on comparatively barren ground, though it may perhaps be grown to advantage on some moist hill-sides and mountain hollows.
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  • As examples of class (i.) may be mentioned - erection or enlargement of buildings, laying down of permanent pasture, making of gardens or fences, planting of hops, embankments and sluices; as examples of (ii.) - chalking of land, clay burning, application to land of purchased artificial or purchased manure, except they have been made for the purpose of making provision to protect the holding from injury or deterioration.
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  • The forests of Burma, therefore, are now strictly preserved by the government, and there is a regular forest department for the conservation and cutting of timber, the planting of young trees for future generations, the prevention of forest fires, and for generally supervising their treatment by the natives.
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  • As a planting and slave-owning region, the South inevitably had no manufactures: it felt that its cotton was sure to find a foreign market, and would gain little from the establishment of a domestic cotton manufacture within the country; and it judged, rightly, that the protective system brought it only burden and no benefit.
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  • The natives are in the habit of making holes in the aa, and planting in them banana shoots or sweet-potato cuttings, and though the holes are simply filled with stones or fern leaves, the plants grow and in due time are productive.
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  • Planting themselves, as a rule, in large towns, and by preference in the poorest and most densely populated districts, the Preaching Friars were obliged to adapt their buildings to the requirements of the site.
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  • Many plants maybe propagated by planting their leaves or portions of the leaves as cuttings, as, for example, the Gloxinia (fig.
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  • P. vacciniifolium, 6 to to in., is a pretty prostrate subshrubby species, with handsome rose-pink flowers, suitable for rockwork, and prefers boggy soil; P. affine (Brunonis), I ft., deep rose, is a showy border plant, flowering in the late summer; P. cuspidatum, 8 to To ft., is a grand object for planting where a screen is desired, as it suckers abundantly, and its tall spotted stems and handsome cordate leaves have quite a noble appearance.
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  • Proceed with planting melons, cucumbers and tomatoes.
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  • Protect endive, celery, artichoke and sea-kale with stable-litter or fern, or by planting the former in frames; take up late cauliflower, early broccoli and lettuces, and place them in sheltered pits or lay them in an open shed; earth up celery; manure and dress up asparagus beds.
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  • After planting nothing more is required but to keep up the temperature to about 70° admitting air when practicable, and giving water as required.
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  • After many struggles and no small suffering, this energetic spirit had succeeded in planting the evangelical standard at Geneva; and anxious to secure the aid of such a man as Calvin, he entreated him on his arrival to relinquish his design of going farther, and to devote himself to the work in that city.
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  • Carole 's rule of thumb is that any month containing the letter ' r ' is fine for planting bare rooted plants.
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  • Learn the theory of pruning and planting roses under the direction of knowledgeable Rosarians.
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  • Before planting, have the children figure the area and read seed packets for spacing requirements.
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  • Parts of the old shelterbelt planting protect the garden from west winds.
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  • Developing our Forest Garden area by planting up a shrub layer of soft fruit bushes.
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  • Encourage birds by planting trees and shrubs with berries like hawthorn, rowan and cherry.
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  • Tall planting round the back and sides of the tank, together with an inert substrate will limit the skittish behavior of the fish.
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  • Planting near to mature trees which naturally remove a great deal of moisture from soggy soil is a clever ecological solution for shade lovers.
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  • Prepare planting holes well, adding plenty of organic matter, and tease apart tangled roots.
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  • You can create a magical pathway across the lawn from the parking area to the party area by planting tiki torches.
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  • Minimize any uncomfortable glare from excessive areas of hard surfacing in bright sunshine by careful planting, screening and choice of hard surface materials.
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  • Where vandalism to new trees is likely, it may be best to start by planting willow pegs, disguised among uncut grass.
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  • Undaunted by the prospect of planting acid loving plants into an alkaline soil, the plan went ahead.
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  • Type Sowing Temp Cover Seed Advice Tender annual 20-25°C Average layer vermiculite Sow 8 weeks prior to planting out.
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  • Moss - very important low planting to offset the verticals of trees.
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  • Planting of whin bushes on sand dunes at Jubilee Course.
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  • Work to include planting of wildflower plugs in Spring.
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  • Some planting was enclosed in stockades of windbreak material but the posts would work loose in the saturated winter ground.
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  • Soil preparation should form the basis for every woodland planting scheme.
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  • There is no point in planting a perennial that needs plenty of moisture and then wringing your hands when it does n't survive.
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  • Hoe with a tanged disk blade, used in scooping earth into mounds for planting yams (like potatoes).
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  • They are created by planting a small irritant in an oyster's shell and forcing the oyster to create a pearl.
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  • They're rather plain, traditional-looking varieties and they aren't available in a lot of different colors yet, but if you'd like to spare yourself the trouble of planting new bulbs every year, these perennials can be a big help.
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  • Trees can be planted any time the ground is not frozen, though spring and fall are the most popular times for tree planting (probably because mild weather is less of a shock to the plant).
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  • The biggest mistake people make when planting a tree is to plant too deep.
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  • The planters the gifts are in are a little larger than normal tea cups, which make them perfect for multiple flowers or for planting a few different herbs at once.
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  • If you enjoy planting in your garden, you can also use your green thumb to ward off cats.
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  • Such credits might go toward planting enough trees to take your carbon out of the atmosphere, or they might be an investment in alternative energy sources.
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  • This is typically done by planting trees.
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  • This is particularly popular with travel companies who encourage travelers to offset the carbon that has been generated by the trip by planting the relevant number of trees.
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  • Per the company's own press release, the system would decrease carbon emissions by more than 10,000 pounds, which is equal to planting 115 trees.
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  • Many large garden centers sell a range of different plants that are suitable for planting in a living wall.
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  • This includes examples of living walls that other people have planted, a list of different planting ideas and important information about irrigation.
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  • Planting vegetative covers, strict erosion management and implementing beneficial farming methods are just a few of the many possible approaches to soil conservation.
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  • Preventing Erosion: Communities and industries have come up with solutions for reducing the amount of sediment in water by preventing soil erosion through building dams and planting trees.
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  • Fortunately, since it is such a helpful herbal product, steps have been taken to preserve the trees from extinction by planting a lot of them to farm for their bark.
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  • Ask your photo subject to turn partially sideways to the camera, planting one foot in front of the other.
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  • There is something to be said about planting and caring for a garden.
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  • Gardening and planting can be incredibly relaxing, and the really great news is that you don't need to have acres of land, nor a hefty wallet to enjoy this activity.
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  • Attach a favor tag with a saying like "John and Jaime are planting their seeds of love on (date)."
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  • As the stems are prostrate, a good effect will come from planting them where the roots may descend into deep earth, and the shoots fall over the face of rocks at about the level of the eye.
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  • L. Jacobaeus, a tender species with almost black flowers, succeeds in the open air in summer, and is all the better for planting out.
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  • The beauty of its habit is seldom seen in gardens, owing to being too much crowded, but seen wild its habit is most graceful, and it might be well to secure the same beauty of habit by planting in groups upon exposed knolls.
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  • Adding organic matter and planting in raised beds can be of great help.
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  • There is no finer shrub for planting under the shade of large trees where the soil is not too full of roots.
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  • Sown early-in February or the beginning of March-they become sturdy little plants before planting time.
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  • The best time for dividing and planting is September and October, the earlier the better, though the season might be extended to February with comparative impunity.
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  • Sow it in April in open ground; or else in a frame in autumn, and protect it during winter, if good plants are desired, either for pots or planting out.
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  • They are too tender for general outdoor planting in the British Isles, although they thrive in the milder parts, and very few are grown indoors except in botanic collections of plants.
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  • Coprosma Baueri - One of the best for outdoor planting in the South of England, it forms a handsome evergreen, with glossy, oval, or oblong leaves, which are thick in texture, 2 to 3 inches long, and up to 2 1/2 inches wide.
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  • There are gold and silver variegated varieties worth planting.
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  • Baueri are recommended for planting near the sea, even where washed by spray, violent winds and dashing spray being said to brighten the glossy surface of the leaves.
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  • C. strigulosa is a pretty variety, useful for planting out as single plants in the mixed border for cutting from, but chiefly used as a pot plant for the autumn greenhouse.
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  • The time to begin planting is June and July, and it is a good rule to refuse to plant in quantity after August or September.
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  • Sir Watkin actually trebling themselves the second year after planting.
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  • If the ground is well broken up and some lasting manure supplied at planting time, they may be left undisturbed for years.
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  • Hemerocallis Fulva - (Copper-colored Day Lily) is a much larger plant than H. flava, and more suitable for extensive planting in semi-wild or rough parts of the garden.
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  • The time of flowering depends upon the time of planting, but the dwarf sections are the earliest.
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  • They are being used in America for street planting, but are little known in this country.
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  • In planting, keep the crowns of these giants of the race fully 6 inches deep: they will come to the surface a year or two later by the very nature of their crown-above-crown annual increase.
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  • Evodia Hupehensis - Until quite recent years, Evodia was not represented in the outdoor garden, but there are now several kinds suitable for planting in sunny positions in well-drained loamy soil.
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  • In colder parts it is scarcely worth planting out, as it grows slowly; but where it thrives it is handsome in borders or on the margins of beds.
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  • The more vigorous kinds are suited for planting among large shrubs, which ought to be wider apart than they generally are in shrubberies; and may be employed in groups near water, and also on mixed borders and beds.
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  • Where the common Furze grows wild the double variety is well worth planting, as it is more effective and lasts longer than the single kind.
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  • As yet it is little planted in England, and in my planting proved a tender tree.
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  • Late planting and deep planting both tend to defer the bloom, but make no great difference, and as a rule late bloom is to be preferred, being less liable to injury from frost.
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  • When grown in beds they do not require sticks or ties; simply proper planting.
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  • Offsets should also be removed from the bulbs, and stored in dry sand or earth till the next planting time.
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  • Afterwards it is usual to bring them on in heat, and finally to harden them off previous to planting out in the middle of May.
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  • The spring months are the most suitable for planting Ivy, but it may be planted any time.
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  • When transplanted this moisture-loving Flag does not bloom well until the second season after planting.
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  • March-April and September-October are the best planting seasons in the order given.
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  • In planting keep the rhizomes quite near the surface.
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  • They like an open position, and are suitable for planting around the margins of shrubberies.
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  • The evil result of this is frequent in the varieties of the Japanese Maple, attractive in color, the Japanese often grafting on other and more vigorous kinds, and plants so increased are not worth planting.
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  • In such a noble family of trees, often fine in form and color, the planting of variegated kinds is a mistake.
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  • "I have found that by very late planting I can bring sorts to flower which, planted early, invariably succumb.
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  • One or two are useful for planting on banks or slopes.
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  • These plants thrive under the same conditions as the others, but, being much smaller, require more care in planting, viz., in a mixture of peat and good loam with plenty of sharp sand, and associated with minute alpine plants.
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  • Most cultivators kill this species by planting it in a hot, sunny, dry position.
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  • This variety is a hardy and vigorous shrub suitable for planting anywhere.
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  • Osmanthus Ilicifolius - This is by far the most common and useful kind, and is, moreover, a valuable shrub for town planting.
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  • The best season for planting is September-October; the earlier the better.
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  • In any case the planting should be completed while the crowns remain dormant.
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  • September and October are the best months for planting Moutans, but if planted from pots they may be put out in spring, when all danger of frosts is over.
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  • Good plants set in autumn produce many flowers the second or third year after planting, and soon become a most attractive feature of the garden.
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  • When planting, because of their early flowering, positions sheltering them from north and east should be selected, in order that the young tender shoots and flowers may escape the ill effects of spring frosts.
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  • In countries a little warmer than Britain this tree is very beautiful, and much used in public gardens and even in street planting.
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  • Like the Mountain Ash, it is also one of the best trees for planting in exposed places on poor soil, and no tree thrives so well on chalk.
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  • To those who cannot give it artificial heat in spring it is worth little, as it needs heat to reach a fair size for planting.
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  • After many years of labor in layering and planting, the attempt to grow named varieties in the usual way was abandoned, and the plan was adopted of raising seedlings, the Carnation being thus treated practically as a biennial.
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  • These, however, may be had by wintering layers under glass and planting them out in late April or early May.
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  • P. cuneata is an Eastern species with deeply-cut leaves, but it may be taken for all planting ends that the vigorous London Plane is the Eastern Plane, no matter by what name it is called.
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  • A few plants soon spread into a thick group, as it runs freely underground, and it is so easily increased by its suckers that it offers every facility for free planting.
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  • Often suffers from too early a start in spring, and the usual method of planting as specimens in grass, the grass robbing the tree.
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  • Omorica) - A recent introduction which promises to be a good addition to the Spruces notable for ornamental planting.
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  • March and April are the best months for planting Gladioli; they are then at their best during August and the early part of September.
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  • A succession of planting is desirable to secure a late bloom.
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  • Planting in March and until June, at intervals of a fortnight.
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  • The success which attends the planting of dry bulbs during the early spring months-frequently as late as April-is the best proof that the harm from drying such things is of small moment.
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  • About a month previous to planting the bed should be prepared to a depth of 15 inches, and planting should take place about the last half of February; in some seasons it may take place in October, though such an early date is not the best.
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  • Annual lifting and planting are essential.
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  • Seeds. The seedlings should be potted before planting out in May.
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  • A point in starting is to get healthy plants in pots, planting in spring and not disturbing the roots much.
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  • Wild Rice (Zizania) - A small group of hardy grasses, excellent for planting in water, or in wet ground at the waterside.
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  • Be sure to learn about the growing habit and maximum mature height and width and plan accordingly when planting - you don't want a beautiful, 20 year old camelia crushed up against some other tree or plant.
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  • Strawberries are not tolerant of salty soil, so avoid planting near roadsides in regions where de-icing salts are used.
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  • After planting, anemones may take a year or two to settle in before they bloom heavily, but their display will improve each year.
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  • The soil around newly constucted homes is often poor; consider bringing in new topsoil and amending it with loads of compost before planting.
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  • You can fill raised beds with special planting mixes that are designed for the plants that you want to grow in the beds.
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  • Vegetable garden lay outs can vary depending on what you want to grow, the space you have available and whether you are interested in companion planting.
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  • It involves planting seeds or plants in straight rows, either using one row per type of plant or adding different plants to fill out the row.
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  • Using beds is similar to row planting, but on a smaller scale.
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  • Another thing you might want to consider when looking at vegetable garden lay outs is companion planting.
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  • The classic example of companion planting is what is known as the three sisters-beans, corn and squash-which were planted together by the Native Americans.
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  • Some gardeners recommend planting marigolds in every spare space in your garden because they are so helpful.
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  • Planting horseradish with potatoes makes the spuds more disease resistant.
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  • If you want to learn more about companion planting check out this site from Golden Harvest Organics.
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  • It is hardy in planting zones 3 to 9, meaning that most people throughout the United States can enjoy this fun plant.
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  • Several different varieties of Echinacea may be available form garden supply shops where you live, but if you want to devote a mass planting area to the lovely coneflower, you might need a mail order or Internet source.
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  • Having a fall garden planting schedule is a great way to extend your growing season as well as make necessary improvements to your landscape.
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  • The planting of trees and shrubs is best done during the cool fall temperatures.
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  • Planting in early fall gives the root system time to get established before going dormant in the winter.
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  • The planting hole should be two to three times wider than the root ball but only as deep as the soil line on the trunk.
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  • You can choose plants that are not frost tolerant if you look at the maturity rates of each one and do a bit of figuring before planting.
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  • If you are planting cold hardy vegetables this isn't as critical.
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  • Here is a sample of planting dates depending on your first average frost.
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  • In this sample schedule, the earliest planting would be for eggplant.
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  • If you enjoy herbal vinegars, consider planting tarragon, dill or chives.
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  • If you love Italian food, you should think about planting a spaghetti herb garden.
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  • Next, choose a variety that is suited to your planting zone.
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  • The following tree planting guide information is given courtesy of Penelope O'Sullivan, author of The Homeowner's Complete Tree & Shrub Handbook: The Essential Guide to Choosing, Planting, and Maintaining Perfect Landscape Plants.
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  • Include the house and any trees and planting beds you intend to keep.
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  • In addition to planting information, Garden Gate provides maintenance information for all types of plants.
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  • Allow the manure to age or compost naturally, or turn it into the soil of your vegetable garden in the spring and give it a few weeks to mellow before planting vegetables.
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  • You can also start watermelon seeds indoors about three weeks before planting them outside, but they should be started in peat pots to minimize transplant shock.
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  • Organic controls include planting vegetables and flowers that naturally repel the pests, such as calendula, catnip, broccoli and radish.
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  • Plant your vegetable plants or seeds according to your gardening zone and planting directions.
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  • Local garden centers are helpful for this, since they typically stock plants near the right planting time, as well as varieties that thrive in your gardening region.
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  • Before planting your vegetables in a pot, consider where you'll put the pot.
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  • Raised flower beds are planting areas created by raising up the soil area.
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  • If you are planting strawberries in the ground and you are dealing with a heavy clay soil, compost or peat moss not only enriches the soil but improves drainage as well.
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  • Keep strawberries well-watered, especially after planting them.
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  • If space is limited and you are planting strawberries in strawberry jars, containers or planters, try either Everbearing or Day Neutral strawberries, which take up less space than June Bearing types.
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  • Make sure to allow about six feet between plants, if you are planting several blueberry plants.
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  • If you plant two or more blueberries together, you will get a better harvest than planting a single plant.
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  • Smooth hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens) - Most people think of hydrangeas as shrubs for shade, but if you've got a sunny garden and are longing to grow hydrangeas, consider planting a smooth hydrangea variety.
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  • Kitchen gardens are excellent places to try companion planting techniques such as marigolds among tomatoes to ward off insects, since the flowers look perfectly in place in the kitchen garden.
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  • A fall garden planting guide includes vegetables, flowers, trees and shrubs you can plant this season, along with tips on how to extend the growing season.
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