dwarf juniper

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n dwarf juniper procumbent or spreading juniper
    • n dwarf juniper a procumbent variety of the common juniper
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Usage

In literature:

After half an hour's steady trudge the trees thinned, and presently I came out on a knuckle of open ground cloaked in dwarf junipers.
"Greenmantle" by John Buchan
Junipers and dwarf cedars also grow on the hills of the alkali and sage-brush country.
"First Across the Continent" by Noah Brooks
He was a dwarf, was Juniper.
"Cobwebs From an Empty Skull" by Ambrose Bierce (AKA: Dod Grile)
Presently a few dwarf junipers appeared.
"Partners of Chance" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
On the hills we observed considerable quantities of dwarf juniper, which seldom grows higher than three feet.
"History of the Expedition under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark, Vol. I." by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
Of juniper, we have three or four sorts, male, female, dwarf; whereof one is much taller, and more fit for improvement.
"Sylva, Vol. 1 (of 2)" by John Evelyn
Here are the alpine hemlocks, dwarf pines, and junipers.
"The Western United States" by Harold Wellman Fairbanks
Here there are shrubs, rhododendrons, junipers, bilberries, and dwarf willows, &c. The sixth zone is the region of perpetual snow.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
The tree habit is described by dwarf juniper and weeping spruce.
"Trees Worth Knowing" by Julia Ellen Rogers
These are the juniper and dwarf pine of the summit peaks.
"The Adventures of a Grain of Dust" by Hallam Hawksworth
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