The earth yielded grass, herbs yielding seed after their kind, and trees bearing fruit, with its seed in it, after their kind; and God saw that it was good.
Out of the ground Yahweh God made every tree to grow that is pleasant to the sight, and good for food; the tree of life also in the middle of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
Yahweh appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day.
He will be like a tree planted by the streams of water, that brings forth its fruit in its season, whose leaf also does not wither. Whatever he does shall prosper.
You have put gladness in my heart,
more than when their grain and their new wine are increased.
But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in God’s house. I trust in God’s loving kindness forever and ever.
Behold, it was all grown over with thorns. Its surface was covered with nettles, and its stone wall was broken down.
The hay is removed, and the new growth appears,
the grasses of the hills are gathered in.
” ‘In that day each of you will invite his neighbor to sit under his vine and fig tree,’ declares the LORD Almighty.”
In those days, John the Baptizer came, preaching in the wilderness of Judea, saying,
Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.
"I am the true vine, and my Father is the farmer.
Every branch in me that doesn’t bear fruit, he takes away. Every branch that bears fruit, he prunes, that it may bear more fruit.