Sentence Examples with the word currant

Net up, in dry weather, gooseberry and currant bushes, to preserve the fruit till late in the autumn.

At the present time a great part of the industry is devoted to the cultivation of the currant vine (Vitis corinthiaca).

Antarctica), 2 and Winter's bark (Drimys Winteri), intermingled with a dense undergrowth composed of a great variety of shrubs and plants, among which are Maytenus magellanica, Arbutus rigida, Myrtus memmolaria, two or three species of Berberis, wild currant (Ribes antarctica), a trailing blackberry, tree ferns, reed-like grasses and innumerable parasites.

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K., was found on the slope of Sara-Urcu at 121779 ft., and currant bushes (Ribes glandulosum, R.

Is the village of Vasiliki, whence the currant crop is exported.

Dijon is well known for its mustard, and for the black currant liqueur called cassis de Dijon; its industries include the manufacture of machinery, automobiles, bicycles, soap, biscuits, brandy, leather, boots and shoes, candles and hosiery.

Stem suckers are such as proceed from the base of the stem, as is often seen in the case of the currant and lilac. They should be removed in any case; when required for propagation they should be taken with all the roots attached to them, and they should be as thoroughly disbudded below ground as possible, or they are liable to continue the habit of suckering.

It is made of currant juice boiled with water and sugar to which some spirit, usually rum, is added.

Species of grape, gooseberry and currant are native, and others are cultivated with advantage.

In modern times the coast of Achaea is mainly given up to the currant industry; the currants are shipped from Patras, the second town of Greece, and from Aegion (Vostitza).