Monthly Archives: March 2014

3/26/2014 Wordless Wednesday


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My latest Craigslist tree

Clearly I have a problem.  In the last month, I have acquired 3 large trees for my yard when I only intended to bring home the one Stewartia pseudocamellia, a Christmas present from my sister Marie. (Yes, late for Christmas, … Continue reading

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Foliage Follow-up March 2014 – Quercus hypoleucoides

Signs of spring are everywhere here in Portland.  But most deciduous trees are still bare or are only beginning to show a slow transition of tiny buds to leaves.  What I love about broadleaf evergreens is the immediate gratification of … Continue reading

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Bloom Day March 2014 – Azara microphylla

It is suddenly spring in Portland, and you can’t go anywhere without big puffy clouds of cherry blossoms jumping in front of you.  Magnolia blooms are not far behind.  But the tree I must bring to your attention has flowers … Continue reading

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3/5/2014 Wordless Wednesday

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