Origin of medlar
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How to use medlar in a sentence
And certainly a fine Medlar tree "ful of blossomes" is a handsome ornament on any lawn.The plant-lore and garden-craft of Shakespeare|Henry Nicholson Ellacombe
In the medlar the core (or true pericarp) is of a stony hardness, while the outer succulent covering is open at the summit.
Now the Stevenyne was full sixty years old, and had a face like a medlar, but all yellowed with bile and anger.The Legend of Ulenspiegel, Vol. II (of 2)|Charles de Coster
They made their way through the medlar trees and scrub to the plateau above, and, the height gained, they turned to look back.Cumner & South Sea Folk, Complete|Gilbert Parker
The pod increases to the size of a large cob-nut or small medlar, and becomes brown as the woolly fruit ripens.The Vegetable Lamb of Tartary|Henry Lee