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Celtic sacred trees - The crab apple

As the Crab apple tree was this week’s highlighted tree I thought I would include a blog about it’s mythological and sacred nature. At a later stage I will also look at the stories and symbolism associated with the Yew tree. 400 more words

Crab Apple Tree, In Rose Garden

Tree spotlight no. 4 - The Crab Apple

Crann fia-úll (Malus sylvestris)

Like the wild cherry, crab apple has been deliberately grown around old farmsteads (and the fruit used for crab apple jelly) but is also a truly native species found in old woodland. 495 more words

The Trees

Quality of Life...

“When I want to be reminded of stupidity, especially my own, I turn on the TV.”
Dejan Stojanovic

The kitchen window has become our TV.

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Crab Apple Blossoms

Beautiful blossoms on the crab apple, appear every other year on the tree in my yard.

© Sheila Creighton 2017

Photography

Scents of spring

Feel that morning breeze.
Scents of spring may force a sneeze.
Smiles bloom anyway.

Haiku

Friday Floral Feature: Stolen Tuesday Flower Photos

I already wrote about planting seeds with the aid of two granddaughters, so I’ll let that just be part of the Earth Day march for science post. 366 more words

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