In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(de árboles frutales) huerto masculinecherry orchard — cerezal masculine
- Out back there was a lovely big garden with an orchard and a greenhouse.
- A stream ran through it, and around it were fields, orchards and small woods, or coppices.
- Paddy fields and orchards have given way to shopping plazas and industrial buildings.
- Thousands of acres are painstakingly planted in tidy orchards, trellises and rows.
- After that wake-up call, we cruise alertly through a terraced landscape of peach and apple orchards.
- And yet it is here, among the apple orchards and farms, that an Italian winemaker has set up shop and is making a name for himself.
- In the Russian play it remains untold what the new owner is planning to do with the land where the orchard used to be.
- South of the house is an extensive orchard of fruit trees, now part of the other two properties.
- The lower region with its more fertile land is home to many market gardens, orchards and vineyards.
- The school also has a fruit orchard, herbaceous border, bird garden and butterfly garden.
- All of Kinnaur is dotted with apple orchards and the region boasts the best cider in the land.
- Next to the goats' pasture was a large orchard containing all types of fruit trees.
- Apple orchards thrive in the mountains and are great fall fun for the whole family.
- The Forclaz snakes through fields of hay and orchards of burgeoning apples.
- She could see apple orchards with ruby red fruit hanging from yellowed leaves.
- From his orchards comes a rich apple juice, now sold under his own name in Superquinn.
- Smart new roads are lined with fields of cabbages, radishes and ginseng, apple orchards and greenhouses filled with roses.
- Apple and pear orchards were planted, as were plum thickets between some holes.
- We took a long drive through blossoming orchards and fields strewn with tiny spring flowers.
- Scores of houses were destroyed and much of the village's cultivated land and orchards were bulldozed.
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