Under attack #trees

 

 

Trees. Dogberry, May 2017

 

The Guelder Rose, Viburnum opulus, was being seriously defoliated by lavae which I assume are Vibernum Beetle, Pyrrhalta viburni, or similar. (more…)

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‘… the blessed and the blessing trees.’ #nature

 

 

Trees, Field Maple, May 2017

 

A line from ‘Spirit of Trees‘ by Wendell Berry. (more…)

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Crab Apple #trees

 

 

Trees, Crab Apple, May 2017

 

Malus sylvestris. (more…)

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Norway Spruce #trees

 

 

Trees, Norway Spruce, May 2017

 

Picea abies. (more…)

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Spindle #trees

 

 

Trees, Spindle, May 2017

 

Euonymus europaea. (more…)

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Water Elder, Cramp Bark or Snowball Tree #trees

 

 

Trees, Dogberry, May 2017

 

Also known as Guelder rose or Dogberry. (more…)

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Ash Wednesday #trees

 

 

Trees, Ash, May 2017

 

Ok, not the day itself but a chance to see Fraxinus excelsior in the sun. (more…)

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Wild Cherry #trees

 

 

Trees, Wild Cherry, April 2017

 

Prunus avium – one of several planted in the glade in 2014. (more…)

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‘The tree most frequently mentioned in Anglo-Saxon boundary charters’ #trees

 

 

Trees, Hawthorn, April 2017

 

One of the many uses of Hawthorn, Crataegus monogyna. (more…)

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Blossom time #trees

 

 

Trees. Crab Apple, April 2017

 

For CP. (more…)

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‘Like yon oak, Bright in spring’ #trees

 

 

Trees, Oak, April 2017

 

From ‘The Oak‘ by Tennyson. (more…)

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‘The budding twigs spread out their fan’ #nature

 

 

Trees, nature, April 2017

 

A line from ‘Written In Early Spring’ by William Wordsworth

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