April 2012

Early pollinator on apple tree in MPLS

Oh dear we’ve been busy, lining up logistics for planting for the irrigation-free landscape. In any case, just wanted to post this lovely photo of an early butterfly on an apple tree just outside the window. We used to think of apple trees as humdrum boring trees you just picked food from, but then a trip to Rosendals Trädgård in Stockholm changed all of that. Sometimes it takes stepping outside of your usual surroundings, and with the right people, to make you see an old plant anew and in a different light.

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