Usually the leaf buds, or scion, are collected while the fruit tree is dormant in the winter.
The nest is made generally in a bush or fruit tree, frequently close to houses, as the bird is protected by the inhabitants.
Wherever any kind of tree will grow some kind of fruit tree will grow.
Even the brushwood is a fruit tree, namely, the guava, which from its abundance is as noxious as a weed.
In Java a fruit tree is planted on the birth of each child, and is carefully tended as the record of his or her age.
But the providential landing came, the party falling into the embrace of a fruit tree in an orchard.
Where every one of these trees is, some kind of fruit tree would grow if properly planted and looked after.
Meanwhile, the wild apple, though worthless as a fruit tree, is well worth knowing.
The nest in question is literally pendulous, being hung from the branch of a fruit tree by a strong silken thread.
Cut scions of the kind of fruit tree you desire from a one-year-old twig of the same variety.