Apple Tree

  • (noun): Any tree of the genus Malus especially those bearing firm rounded edible fruits.

Some articles on trees, tree, apple tree, apple:

Wassailing - The Orchard-Visiting Wassail
... also refers to drinking (and singing) the health of trees in the hopes that they might better thrive ... An old rhyme goes “Wassaile the trees, that they may beare / You many a Plum and many a Peare / For more or lesse fruits they will bring, / As you do give them Wassailing.” The purpose of ... one orchard to the next, the wassail Queen will then be lifted up into the boughs of the tree where she will place toast soaked in Wassail from the Clayen ...
Chicka, Chicka, 1, 2, 3 - Plot
0 wants to go in the Apple Tree but lots of numbers come before him ... After all the numbers except 0 are up the Apple Tree, bumble bees come and say that its their tree ... them causing every number (Except 10 who is hiding) to fall out of the tree ...
Barnstokkr - Theories
... records of wedding ceremonies and games in rural districts in Sweden involving trees or "stocks" as late as the 17th century, and cites a custom in Norway "surviving into recent times ... connection between the descriptor apaldr (Old Norse "apple tree") and the birth of King Völsung, which is described earlier in the Völsunga saga as having ... Rerir shares the apple with his wife, resulting in his wife's long pregnancy ...

Famous quotes related to apple tree:

    The apple tree has been celebrated by the Hebrews, Greeks, Romans, and Scandinavians. Some have thought that the first human pair were tempted by its fruit. Goddesses are fabled to have contended for it, dragons were set to watch it, and heroes were employed to pluck it.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)