Growing Degree Days are accumulating slowly.
|It is a pretty good bet that scion is dead. Nothing to do but regraft it.|
|New one put in place. I know it is a crappy picture. So dock my pay.|
|Any guesses as to what this is?|
|A hickory tree bursting its terminal bud. Pretty as a flower.|
|I intend to take a series of photos of this "Fortune" apple tree every two weeks.|
|This is a "before" picture.|
|I suspect that I removed 80% of the wood in the canopy. It will be interesting to see how it fills in over the spring and summer.|