In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The towering banana trees, giant bamboos and coconut palms were surrounded by endless varieties of smaller plants and flowers.
- Rain drove us indoors to the warmth of a huge German wood-burning stove in a room with floor to ceiling windows, overlooking a large cobbled atrium with grasses and bamboos in containers.
- I have seen giant bamboos growing; the effect is a bit like a free range, organic church organ.
- Some bamboos will grow well in Wales as they are frost-hardy and evergreen.
- The turquoise blue Martha Brae river ran in a big curve through the estate, overhung with giant bamboos and full of crayfish.
- The gardens which surround it include mature bamboos, tree ferns, Italian Cypresses and mature Agaves.
- The mild Puget Sound climate provides a perfect environment for the maples, bamboos, azaleas, broad-leafed evergreens, and conifers that are the backbone of Japanese garden design.
- At the technical level, the bamboos were engraved by either a scorch-marking process or with sharp quartz flints, pieces of shell or other similar instruments.
- Upon reaching the unimaginably elegant and tranquil village, our visual senses were overwhelmed by verdant and lush hills, slender young bamboos, stout-aged pines, and two joyous streams.
- All are supplied from his exotic collection of hundreds of different bamboos plus palms, tree ferns, grasses, unusual evergreens and rare conifers.
- The more desirable garden bamboos are, naturally, those that grow slowly at the root and have rapid vertical growth.
- But I am going to shave and trim my goatee which seems to be growing at the happy rate of bamboos.
- His slides showed examples of phormium, umbellifors, ferns and grasses, such as yuccas, angelica, tree ferns, bamboos and pampas grass.
- The undulating streams, swaying bamboos, sylvan surroundings and trekking tracts make Ganeshgudi and Dandeli unique holiday destinations.
- There are numerous true bamboos, running and clumping types, that can be grown in the garden or in large containers.
- Most bamboos fall between the two physiological states of constant flowering and constant sterility.
- Grasses and bamboos, on the other hand, hate disturbance at this time of year, preferring to be worked on in the spring or early summer.
- Grasses, sedges and bamboos are grown mostly for their foliage and anything that enhances that effect is worth having.
- Several noninvasive, clumping bamboos do well.
- These included a number of exotic plants - rhododendrons, bamboos, and tree ferns being particularly well represented.
- They have no money and spend every day carrying rice up the mountain on bamboo sticks.
- First they cut a little well into bark and fill it with water carried in hollow bamboo.
- Jute bags look stylish enough, when used as carry bags fitted with bamboo or cane handles.
- State bamboo and cane products received the first orders from China and Turkey.
- The craftsmen process the bamboo by cleansing and soaking the bamboo stems in water for a couple of days.
- They fed me on boiled pumpkin, wild rice, little mud fish and river prawns cooked in hollow bamboo tubes.
- The neighboring village of Bona is also known as a major producer of bamboo furniture and basketry.
- As the masks are made of bamboo and cane, it is very light and easy to don.
- Shadow puppets are manipulated with bamboo sticks attached to the lower part of leather puppets.
- Sometimes, the placing and spacing requires a bit of thought, so I poke in small bamboo canes where I want plants to go.
- I stand over another well, another deep hole, but this one has long bamboo poles and timber flung in.
- I always use a few bamboo canes to mark the planting position so I don't damage the shallow - planted bulbs.
- The thatched roofs are made out of palm fronds, and the walls out of bamboo or cane.
- We also organise festivals to popularise bamboo furniture and local art forms.
- This reminds me of when my Dad used to make kites for me out of bamboo canes and brown paper.
- The arrival of synthetic products may have pushed bamboo and cane out of the front rows in the market.
- For, artisans from the northeast are here with their bamboo and cane works.
- For those who had seen only bamboo furniture on the roadsides, it was different.
- The strong smoky flavour comes from laying the tea leaves on bamboo trays above burning pinewood.
- With no windows the interior is illuminated only by the thin needles of light entering between the bamboo canes.
2(stems)caña de bambú femininebambú masculine(furniture) de bambú
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