Usage examples for earliness

  1. It was, thought Burl, a dim day, but this he supposed was due to the earliness of the morning. – The Secret of the Ninth Planet by Donald Allen Wollheim
  2. The earliness of the climate and the natural richness of the land is the secret of the intensive cultivation which the Vale presents, and year by year more and more acres pass out of the category of farming into that of market- gardening and fruit- growing. – Grain and Chaff from an English Manor by Arthur H. Savory
  3. He bought a bunch and brought it to the queen, remarking that these vegetables were large, considering the earliness of the season. – The Story of Norway by Hjalmar H. Boyesen
  4. If, however, earliness in ripening is the chief consideration, as it often is, especially with the market- gardener, leave the canes unpruned, and the fruit ripens a few days sooner. – The Home Acre by E. P. Roe
  5. It is also claimed that earliness in ripening, and hardiness of plants made the variety profitable; and this, no doubt, is true in some localities. – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
  6. A variety of the wild or native type which in my grounds so closely resembled the Highland Hardy that, apart from its quality of earliness, I do not regard it of value. – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
  7. I had already been there at my work for a couple of hours; but Sir Ferdinando apologised for the earliness of his visit. – The Fixed Period by Anthony Trollope