Tag Archives: Plum Blossom

Apple and Plum

Blossom is one of the delights of Spring, and one that is gone far too soon. Down the bottom of our garden we have Plum and Apple trees. The Plum comes into blossom first and, by previous years, this year … Continue reading

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And Finally…

Finally we have blossom. A full month late compared to previous years. I spotted the first five individual flowers on one of our Golden Plum trees two days ago, 23 April. By yesterday the number had quadrupled. Other trees are … Continue reading

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On April 20 previously I saw

The weather here in the UK remains depressing – dreary, cold and showery. And just to cheer me up the headline in one of yesterday’s newspapers proclaimed that May’s weather would be worse! Well, I really enjoyed reading that! From … Continue reading

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The Blossom in our Garden

The blossom in our garden has been given a hard time by the elements in the last week. There’s been no significant let-up in the return to much colder conditions and although in our area April showers have been few, … Continue reading

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Plum Blossom

For nearly the whole of last week as the sun shone out of a clear blue sky and the temperatures hovered around 20C, our fruit blossom teetered on the brink of bursting. Finally last Friday, it burst. And that coincided … Continue reading

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