Beyond the summit of the butte was a greenish-brown plateau of sagebrush and bunch-grass.
Once clear of the sagebrush, she drew rein for him to come up.
They read the ground, the streams, the sagebrush, and the horizon as a primer set in fat black type.
The air was filled with odors of camels, of cous-cous, of sagebrush.
Mebbyso yo' tellum yo' no ketchum Squaw-talk-far-off in sagebrush, all time Saunders go dead!
I must see if I can't contrive to make some sort of a shelter with this sagebrush.
From somewhere in the sagebrush came the sound of shots: Dave potting tin cans with the .22 rifle that had been Lee's gift to him.
The fire on sagebrush sparkled like a single jewel in a vast setting.
He was on it and off, galloping madly across the sagebrush flat.
Some one was coming along the rough trail through the sagebrush.
Sage-brush is very fair fuel, but as a vegetable it is a distinguished failure. Nothing can abide the taste of it but the jackass and his illegitimate child, the mule. ["Mark Twain," "Roughing It"]