Each is an incident in the progress of civilization; the man and the vegetable
alike taking the direction pointed out by Providence for the fulfilment of his or its destiny.
And there are plenty of vegetables
left in the garden.
Their parents stuffed the empty sack with three rotten vegetable
marrows, an old blacking-brush and two decayed turnips.
His garden became a perfect crater, erupting vegetables
Their marvellous whiteness of the teeth is to be ascribed to the pure vegetable
diet of these people, and the uninterrupted healthfulness of their natural mode of life.
Nobody was at home, but Daylight dismounted and ranged the vegetable
garden, eating strawberries and green peas, inspecting the old adobe barn and the rusty plough and harrow, and rolling and smoking cigarettes while he watched the antics of several broods of young chickens and the mother hens.
With the exception of a few berries, chiefly of a dwarf arbutus, the natives eat no vegetable
food besides this fungus.
You find thus in the very sands an anticipation of the vegetable
We could not determine whether they were animal or vegetable
The sausage had only to watch the pot to see that the food was properly cooked, and when it was near dinner-time, he just threw himself into the broth, or rolled in and out among the vegetables
three or four times, and there they were, buttered, and salted, and ready to be served.
Where's the money come in from flowers that take up the ground that good vegetables
might be growin' on?
The remainder of the garden presented a well-selected assortment of esculent vegetables
, in a praiseworthy state of advancement.