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The Best Time To Plant A Tree

According to an old Chinese Proverb, the best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago 51 more words
Allotment Gardening

WPC: Shadow - Beam

‘Shadow’ is the theme for the Weekly Photo Challenge. A narrow beam of Sunlight shines through the shadowy interior of our crab apple tree to illuminate a blossom. 14 more words


The New Bird Feeders...

We bought two new bird feeders over the weekend – hung one of them from the crab apple tree and the other on the cherry tree. 77 more words



I have my favourites.  There are quite a few.  But one that is forever jostling, elbows akimbo, to reach the front of the queue is the crab apple.   24 more words

Three new additions

Finished last year off with a new tree when Susan gave me a lovely sturdy Crab Apple for my birthday in December. I have had a so called Crab Apple for over thirty years and the rotten little thing has never flowered at all so all my hopes are now pinned on this new addition to the collection. 474 more words



There’s nothing more beautiful than hoarfrost.  We had a beautiful display on Christmas Eve.

I hope all of you celebrating this holiday season had a wonderful time. 44 more words

From Spring to winter

Picture taken 1st May 2016 then 27 November 2016:

Crab Apple