Definition of Orchard apple tree
1. Noun. Native Eurasian tree widely cultivated in many varieties for its firm rounded edible fruits.
Terms within: Apple
Group relationships: Genus Malus, Malus
Generic synonyms: Apple Tree
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Literary usage of Orchard apple tree
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1. The Antiquary by Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson (1905)
"... or the Apple Orchard. Apple-Tree Yard, St. James's Square, is not so named from a sign of the which St. James's Fields were famous so late apple-tree, ..."
2. The Tree Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Trees of North America by Julia Ellen Rogers (1905)
"It is large leaved and stout of stature, with pink-flushed blossoms, like an orchard apple tree. But its woolly surfaces are often roughly rusty; ..."
3. Observations of Injurious Insects and Common Farm Pests ... with Methods of by Eleanor Anne Ormerod (1891)
"Standard orchard Apple tree, 20 in. circumference, syringed with Paris-green after (but not" before) blooming. " Results.—Very little fruit. ..."
4. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste by Luther Tucker (1857)
"... bearing" rose-tree measures sometimes a foot and a half in circumference, with a large umbrageous head like an orchard apple-tree of 20 years' growth. ..."
5. Physical Geography by Mary Somerville (1854)
"At Sierra Leone this tree does not grow larger than an orchard apple tree." London. A 'in r. Lat. adeo, I approach. A horizontal shaft or passage in a mine, ..."
6. An Encyclopædia of Agriculture: Comprising the Theory and Practice of the by John Claudius Loudon (1831)
"At Sierra Leone, this tree does not grow larger than an orchard apple- tree. 1110. Of the bark of the infunda tree, and also of the ..."