Trained as an espalier, with protection of straw or mats, it will do tolerably well throughout the Middle states.
Attend to the trees lately planted, and water them often; and whatever good shoots they make, fasten them to the wall or espalier.
A beautiful portion of Holland's glorious history affords the espalier, around which the tendrils of my narrative entwine.
If grafted on the paradise stock it may be grown as an open dwarf, or an espalier.
This practice is also followed in winter cabbages, which are sown in this season along an espalier border.
The U-form classifies somewhere between the cordon and the espalier.
Rosalie had tied the twigs to a palisade, so that, as an espalier, it could thoroughly drink in the sun's rays.
espalier: a lattice upon which fruit-trees or shrubs are trained.
It is very hardy, an abundant bearer, and succeeds well either as a standard or an espalier.
It is an excellent bearer even in a young state, particularly on the paradise or doucin stock, and succeeds well as an espalier.