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The Pontcanna 100

I’ve admired this young avenue of trees since I moved to Cardiff in August 2015, and I posted some photos of how it looked through the seasons back in November 2016, when I blogged about… 119 more words



I’m going to say it straight out. Somebody’s going to die tomorrow.
Actually, I’m sure, lots of somebodies will die, but there’s one in particular… 239 more words


Bird in a Tree


It’s one more slippery

snow-white day

when every bird

has stolen away

except for one

in the old elm tree

who watches my window. 44 more words


Fungi Friday: A load of tripe

If you’re wondering how the Tripe fungus, Auricularia mesenterica, got its name, well, according to Pat O’Reilly’s most excellent First Nature website, ‘The specific epithet… 175 more words


National Tree Week

The UK’s largest tree celebration, National Tree Week, has been running since 1975 and launches the winter tree planting season. This week, in honour of our ‘treescape’, we take a look at the trees and forest in Hampshire through items in our University Special Collections. 848 more words

Manuscript Collections

SWOSU Student Union Elm Remembered

A part of SWOSU campus history is being honored after the 100 year old “Union Elm” tree was taken down on Sept. 4, 2016. Diseased and breaking down it had to be removed according to James Skinner, Director of Physical Plant. 245 more words


Saskatchewan-wide ban on pruning elm trees ends

The annual ban on pruning elm trees in Saskatchewan has ended.

Starting Sept. 1, homeowners can start pruning their elm trees.

The province bans elm tree pruning between April 1 and Aug. 181 more words