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Published: 09 February 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386964-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8696-4
... the Desert Shall Bloom April 7, 1957 eugene carson blake Isaiah 55:1 My text is Isaiah 55:1Ho! Everyone that thirsteth, come ye to the waters. And he that hath no money, come ye, buy and eat.Yea, come, buy wine and milk, without money and without price...
Published: 15 October 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393207-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9320-7
... AFTERWORD NANCY N. CHEN Asia’s Biotech Bloom The expansion of biotechnology industries across Asia in the twenty- first century has been described by media and scientific journals as a biotech bloom.∞ The rise of this region goes beyond being a geno- mic assembly line for sequencing...
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383505-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8350-5
... accused. 22 The tricky relationships among the various elements of John Bloom soap textuality and viewership are cleverly developed in my Paper Tiger Television segment, “Elayne Rapping Only four sparks [remain] in my memory—four im- Reads...
Published: 16 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378822-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7882-2
... Emergence Alexander Bloom of the Vietnam Syndrome In April 1975, the same month that Saigon fell and the Vietnam War came to an end, Americans tuned in for one of the first major events of their bi- centennial celebration. President Gerald Ford came to Massachusetts for the...
Published: 03 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387947-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8794-7
...Trans-Saharan Automotive Cinema CITROËN-, RENAULT-, AND PEUGEOT-SPONSORED DOCUMENTARY INTERWAR CROSSING FILMS PETER J. BLOOM The major French automobile manufacturers, Peugeot, Renault, and Ci- troën, sponsored film expeditions across the Sahara during the inter- war period in the...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... Burpee’s 1957 catalogue. Mrs. Price gave it to me, saying she planted it in the spring. It began to bloom the first of July and bloomed on all through the heat and drought; a single flower lasted for six weeks. As it is a hardy annual, it will probably bloom earlier from fall sowing. The daisies are...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-036
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
...plants. ‘‘I am a fortunate man he says. ‘‘I love what I am doing. They ask why I don’t sell out and retire, but I am already doing exactly what I would do if I did retire September 19, 1965 night-blooming cereus ne night late in August, Hannah Withers and I went out...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-113
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... looked like a person clapping her hands for joy. Then a flame sprang from the tree, and out of the flame flew a singing bird. When the bird flew away the little girl saw that her brother’s bones had disappeared, and she knew that he was alive and happy. January 14, 1962 the holy thorn blooms...
Published: 29 March 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386537-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8653-7
... 6 NOSTALGIA, DESIRE, DIASPORA Funny Boy and Cereus Blooms at Night In the early 1990s, newspapers catering to Trinidad’s East Indian popu- lation were awash with heated arguments about the increasing popu- larity of...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-047
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... amaryllis family his has been a wonderful season for the amaryllis family. Those Tthat always bloom well have bloomed even better, and those that are temperamental have done better than usual. The beautiful white crinum that smells like a water lily has...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-041
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
.... For the garden or for cutting, dahlias are planted early, but for exhibition they are planted late in May or early in June, so that they will bloom in the cool weather when they are at their best. For garden e√ect dahlias are planted closer together than when they are grown for exhibi...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-042
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
...Colonel Wolfe, who grows daylilies and rare bulbs in his garden in Orangeburg. Colonel Wolfe says he will soon have a new catalogue. Crinums begin to bloom in June and from July through September there are the lycorises, and in September the shining sternbergias that look like...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... Helleborus viridis, and Anot finding it, it has been growing in North Carolina gardens, and now has turned up in Wilson, North Carolina. Linda Lamm says it came into bloom January 25 and bloomed for more than a month. In Flowering Plants of Great Britain, a color plate shows a wide-open green flower of...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-075
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
...goes on until the end of July. This year it has bloomed better than ever, and I think this is because the winter did my pruning and did it well. The PeeGee hydrangea, H. paniculata ‘Grandiflora’, as common as ‘Thomas Hogg’ is rare, is the last to bloom. The panicles of sterile...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
..., which really does fruit in May, and the Maypop, which doesn’t. Anyone who remembers childhood knows why it is called ‘‘pop but I cannot think of any excuse for May, as it blooms and pops in mid-summer. In this country, our May flower is the trailing arbutus, said to be the first flower to greet...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... delightfully fragrant white grass pink. Some have Latin names and sometimes they are not the right ones, but I never mind that as it is fun to see what turns up. When Eranthis hyemalis bloomed this spring it proved to be a butter- cup. And I nearly pulled up the plant described as ‘‘erigeron, midsum...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-050
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... blooms July or early August. This fall I am going to try the late-flowering variety L. wilsonii which I have found after a prolonged search. I want it because it is said to be the last lily to bloom—even blooming in November, though I doubt that it will do that here. Dates given in catalogues and...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-056
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... some bare branches in winter, and at all seasons it needs more color than evergreens alone can give. In my own small garden I try to have some shrub in bloom every day of the year, and with so little space, I must choose each one with care. I look for a long season of bloom, ornamental fruits...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-125
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
...) road side bloom [3] 4. (village wine) wine-press squeeze [3] 5. straight drink drunken-manner-somewhat-dazed [7] 6. drunk mountain boy not advise us...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-068
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
... in our Raleigh garden and I suppose the birds ate them. Though the books say the leaves are brilliant in autumn, mine never were. I grew the shrub under the high branches of white oaks, where it probably got too little sun, though it bloomed and fruited, and was a pretty woodsy sort of thing...