First creamy blossoms on the lane
Blackthorn or Prunus Spinosa displays the earliest blossoms of spring on the lane. They are scattered and delicate, brightening up the dark hedgerows.
Later in the year they provide sloes for sloe gin which is perfect at Christmas time.
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The Secret Gardener
April 17, 2011 at 8:58 AM
Great for native birds and I love our lane at this time of year....lovely post
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