Tag Archives: Tree following

Tree following, April 2017

Liz’s Tulip poplar…Following on from my February post I’m happy to say that my tree has not only survived the winter here in Lexington, Kentucky but is now setting buds and beginning to leaf out.      I read that these … Continue reading

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Tree following, March 2017

Liz tells me that there has been no noticeable changes to her tulip poplar since last month so she’s not doing a post this time. There’s been very little change to my dogwood (cornus) either, although there are signs of … Continue reading

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Tree following, February 2017 – the plot dogwood

This dogwood (cornus) has grown up on the plot during in the ten years that I’ve had it. I let it remain and grow as it’s in a good position near the the top, north-west corner, and provides all-year round … Continue reading

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Tree following, February 2017 – Liz’s Tulip poplar

This is a little like Where’s Waldo? with Dulcie helping me search for the Tulip poplar (Lirodendron tulipifera) sapling I got as a freebie at last year’s Arbor Day.  The sixty year old silver maple that had provided afternoon shade … Continue reading

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Tree following, January 2017

Liz over in Lexington, Kentucky and myself are both Tree following again this year. Thanks to Pat, The Squirrelbasket, for kindly hosting it once again, and here’s a  comprehensive link detailing what it’s all about. Liz will probably follow a Tulip … Continue reading

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Tree Following, December 2016

Following last months Tree Following post all the leaves on the young oak tree soon turned brown, as this picture shows which was taken mid November.   Here it is between a lovely conifer and a butterfly loving buddleja, with the … Continue reading

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Tree Following, November 2016

It’s been a glorious autumn here in the UK with many trees providing a wonderful, colourful display but sadly the past week or so has seen that coming to an end as they now shed their leaves.   The young … Continue reading

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