Sentence Examples


  • 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.
  • In cutting, the hedge (as indeed all hedges) should be XVI.
  • High, growing in hedge-banks, copses and borders of fields.
  • Be cut short, a hedge of young shoots is inevitable.
  • Hawthorn has been for many centuries a favourite park and hedge plant in Europe, and numerous varieties have been developed by cultivation; these differ in the form of the leaf, the white, pink or red, single or double flowers, and the yellow, orange or red fruit.