- n. Plural form of shrub.
“The time of year to cut back or open up the form of your shrubs is as the flowers fade.”
“Good thing the neighbors weren't anti's because seeing a dead buck in your front shrubs is not something that happens every day.”
“Now between logs and under shrubs is the first place I look.”
“The nests are often located under eaves, behind shutters, or in shrubs or woodpiles.”
“When she had made choice of her sanctum, at a point of the island where the stream met, after having been separated, she improved it by pulling away the branches of the shrubs from the centre, and weaving them together for a wall on the outside, forming a circular arched alcove, made entirely of the graceful willow.”
“The prunings from the shrubs are a much appreciated fuel.”
“Beside the cottonwoods and the willows there was an occasional wild-cherry tree; in the shrubs were the service-berry, and the squaw-berry, with sticky, acid-tasting fruit.”
“Some of the neighbours thought that to drive two rails every so often, lay up the fences straight, and grub out the shrubs was the way, but father said they were vastly mistaken.”
“Most striking and attractive among the shrubs are the mountain ash, the mountain mahogany (_cereocarpus parvifolius_, Nutt.) the”
The Lake of the Sky Lake Tahoe in the High Sierras of California and Nevada, its History, Indians, Discovery by Frémont, Legendary Lore, Various Namings, Physical Characteristics, Glacial Phenomena, Geology, Single Outlet, Automobile Routes, Historic Towns, Early Mining Excitements, Steamer Ride, Mineral Springs, Mountain and Lake Resorts, Trail and Camping Out Trips, Summer Residences, Fishing, Hunting, Flowers, Birds, Animals, Trees, and Chaparral, with a Full Account of the Tahoe National Forest, the Public Use of the Water of Lake Tahoe and Much Other Interesting Matter
“Indigenous knowledge studies in Canada describe poor vegetation growth in eastern regions associated with warmer summers and less rain , but describe increased plant biomass and growth in western regions, particularly in riparian areas and of moisture-tolerant species such as shrubs , due to lengthening of the growing season, marked spring warming, and increased rainfall.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘shrubs’.
includes words of the "Prodcom list"
by Trevor Duncan
Looking for tweets for shrubs.