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Please can you explain 种着 in this sentence.

四合院里经常种着石榴,桃树和枣树。

I understand what it means as a whole, but I'm unsure about the usage of 种着 and how best to translate it other than saying, In the courtyards there are Pomegranate, peach and date trees.

Thank you.

For learning: Chinese (Mandarin)
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    “…着” means a kind of the condition.
    It lay stress on the condition rather than action.

    for example,种着,停着,站着:

    花园里种着许多花。
    There are lots of flowers planting in the garden."

    这儿停着一辆车。
    There is a car parking here.

    房顶站着一个人。
    There is a man standing on the roof of flat.

    种着,表示一种状态,也可以说成“有”。种着强调的是动作,有强调的是状态。

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