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Saskatchewan elm tree pruning ban starts April 1

The annual elm tree pruning ban comes into effect this weekend across Saskatchewan to reduce the spread of Dutch elm disease (DED).

From April 1 to Aug. 109 more words


The Monitor Elm

We have some great old trees on our property, but the tall one-hundred-year-old elm tree is the grandest of them all.

It rises straight up from the roadside like a geyser, and then opens up like a fountain in the sky. 1,331 more words

Elm Tree

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

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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

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