kitchen garden


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n kitchen garden a small garden where vegetables are grown
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Kitchen garden a garden where vegetables are cultivated for household use.
    • Kitchen garden See under Garden.
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In literature:

Divide a little rich garden soil into two parts and bake one in the kitchen oven on a patty tin.
"Lessons on Soil" by E. J. Russell
On our arrival we went with Dona Mariana and the chaplain into the garden, which unites the flower, kitchen-garden, and orchard in one.
"Journal of a Voyage to Brazil" by Maria Graham
The kitchen-garden in the French provinces is by no means so contemptible as it has been described by some travellers.
"Travels through the South of France and the Interior of Provinces of Provence and Languedoc in the Years 1807 and 1808" by Lt-Col. Pinkney
And so Mrs Puss found the kitchen very hot that morning, and took a walk in the garden.
"Featherland" by George Manville Fenn
Behind it was a kitchen-garden, and plantations of tobacco, and fields of corn on either side.
"With Axe and Rifle" by W.H.G. Kingston
The kitchen-garden was destroyed.
"The Secret of the Island" by W.H.G. Kingston (translation from Jules Verne)
It was a kitchen-garden with vegetables, and was almost all the green there was in the landscape.
"Children of the Tenements" by Jacob A. Riis
Who's game to fly up the kitchen-garden?
"The Princess of the School" by Angela Brazil
I had to pass through the kitchen to my back garden when I wished to leave my house by the back garden gate.
"Shifting Winds" by R.M. Ballantyne
It was about eleven this Saturday morning when Tom, doing a little work among his vegetables in the kitchen garden, heard his name called.
"The Boy Scouts of Lenox" by Frank V. Webster

In poetry:

When skies are blue and days are bright
A kitchen-garden's my delight,
Set round with rows of decent box
And blowsy girls of hollyhocks.
"The Choice" by Katharine Tynan
Take roses red and lilies white,
A kitchen garden's my delight;
Its gillyflowers and phlox and cloves,
And its tall cote of irised doves.
"The Choice" by Katharine Tynan
Box borders edge each little bed,
Paths narrow for a child to tread
Divide the kitchen garden, dear
And sweet with musk and lavender,
And water-mints and beans in bloom.
Be sure the honeybee's at home.
"The Garden" by Katharine Tynan
The King was in the parlor, counting out his money:
The Queen was in the kitchen, eating bread and honey:
The Maid was in the garden, hanging out the clothes:
There came a little Blackbird and snipp'd off her nose.
"At The Palace Of King Lot" by Oscar Fay Adams

In news:

Elegant features include beautiful heated swimming pool, gourmet top of the line kitchen w/ access to private garden and pond.
Wilkinson "Ken" Sejour's "seasoned kitchen" has grown into a mini-empire, with five restaurants across Miami's Haitian belt, from Little Haiti to North Miami to Miami Gardens.
It's a versatile, useful herb in your garden and kitchen.
Kitchen Kraft to give away dishwasher at Home & Garden Show.
A Little Kitchen 's Garden Celebrates Food & Family.
The new restaurant sports a test kitchen and produce garden.
Brian Haywood, Olive Garden/Red Lobster manager, shows visitors an area of the kitchen where meals are prepared.
Urban Gardener Scott Bishop visits the kitchen at Patchwork Central to watch neighborhood children make wraps with healthful foods grown in the Patchwork Garden.
If your garden soil lacks phosphorus , it's better to apply it in the form of bone meal, rock phosphate , composted poultry manure, or compost made from yard waste and kitchen scraps.
To mark a new edition of the Better Homes and Gardens New Cook Book, we asked four of its fans why the Red Plaid rules in their kitchens.
Creating a kitchen garden in the tiniest of spaces.
Redwood timbers from the old back deck were recycled to build raised beds for a kitchen garden.
You can have a productive kitchen garden in partial shade .
Women in Free The Children communities display their produce from their kitchen gardens in the community of Emori Joi.
An easy and elegant way to improve your kitchen garden.