Quote of the day:
“… then my heart with pleasure fills,
And dances with the daffodils.
– William Wordsworth
Forage in March for:
Cleavers, Dandelion flowers and leaves, Gorse flowers, Ground Elder , Hop shoots, Alexanders, Primroses, Wild Plum blossom, Sweet Violets
Tag Archives: Juglans
Wordless Wednesday – Alien faces in the wood?
Posted in Trees, Wordless Tagged English walnut, Gardening, Juglans, leaf scars, Photography, Pruning, Trees 8 Comments
Wordless Wednesday – Walnut flowers
Wimpole Estate looks after a National Juglans Collection and they are in flower during May.
Posted in Flowers, Trees, Wimpole Hall, Wordless Tagged Gardening, Horticulture, Juglans, National Collection, Photography, Walnuts, Wimpole Estate 6 Comments
The Many Faces of the Walnut – Up close and personal
The walnut trees are flowering now. You might blink and miss the event though. The dangling male catkins don’t last all that long, especially if the wind gets up at all. The female flowers are tiny, opening at the ends … Continue reading
Posted in Nature, Trees, Wimpole Hall Tagged Flowers, Juglans, National Collection, Walnuts, Wimpole Hall 6 Comments