Tag: trees

The oaks have it

With plenty of opportunity to check out some weatherlore I went looking for the rate of Spring foliation in oak trees (Quercus robur) and Ash (Fraxinus excelsior. First up was the small grove of Oaks – I’d like to have got closer but it… Continue Reading “The oaks have it”


I could not help but admire the tight-budded skeleton of this tree on a walk on 6th of this month – and just yesterday the leaves were evidently emerging as Oak. Refresh or resurrection – it all depends on how we view this Eastertide… Continue Reading “Refresh”

the Poplars

Prosery from a line of Jo Harjo poetry