He was not used, he said, "to flatter or to tickle with a foxtail."
The larv feed on the roots of grasses, having particular liking for the roots of foxtail, timothy and blue-grass.
The honey clover, foxtail, mullein, and dill-poppies had closed over the horrible path-way leading to the church door-block.
Those who travel and camp among the highest mountains of California are often indebted to foxtail pine for their fuel.
Asher was chewing the tender joint of a spear of foxtail grass, and Champers had lighted a heavy cigar.
"Here's my enemy, I meet it on every hand," said Gill, twisting up a tuft of foxtail grass.
The bullet pierced his manly breast—yet, valiant to the last, Young Fixings drew his bowie-knife, and up his foxtail cast.
"You might race to the near end of foxtail Island," suggested Ruth, and pointed to an island some distance down the lake.
Various species of foxtail (Setaria) dominated most roadsides in the vicinity of the Reservation.
foxtail wedging (fig. 18) is a method very similar to mortice and tenon.