The silver-leaf tree in the front yard dripped, and the overflowing gutters gurgled and splashed.
The silver-leaf trees dripped, the hedges were shining with moisture.
Through a break in the silver-leaf poplars he saw a great circus wagon crossing his line of vision an eighth of a mile away.
silver-leaf oxidises and turns black; platinum (a good substitute) costs about 2s.
Then, as now, the roses climbed upon their lattices and the silver-leaf poplars and elms and mulberry trees waved above them.
silver-leaf is prepared in a similar manner to gold-leaf; unfortunately, however, it quickly turns black when exposed to the air.
Peep O'Day opened the front gate and came up the gravelled walk between the twin rows of silver-leaf poplars.
The Major christened his new home "silver-leaf Hall," because of two great "silver-leaf" trees that stood by the front door.
The best substitute for silver-leaf is undoubtedly platinum, although it is very expensive.
Augustus did the marketing for "silver-leaf Hall," and had evidently been promoted to the position of housekeeper.