Tim Kiser's photos with the blooming tree

Grows with difficulty, diagonally misshapen windblown serviceberry.

Grows with difficulty, diagonally misshapen windblown serviceberry.
Later in the year a person will spend an entire weekend collecting serviceberries and baking a serviceberry pie.

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In Tucker County, West Virginia, on May 7th, 2015, along the Bear Rocks Trail (Trail 522) in the Dolly Sods Wilderne…
Added on October  4, 2015

Lansing Mich street tree.

Lansing Mich street tree.
I picked a good time of year to visit I guess!

It might be interesting for somebody to observe the rock garden between the street and the sidewalk as it changes through the seasons, as the weeds green up and start to overtake the decorative rocks and the…
Added on September 13, 2013

"Would I want that in my yard."

"Would I want that in my yard."
This was my Hints From Heloise idea, I submitted it but it never got printed, in my newspaper anyway:

On your next day off, sit down and write out lists sorted into two columns: "Kinds of tree I'd like to have in my yard" vs "Trees I wouldn't have in my…
Added on July  7, 2012

Welcome to Garden Hole.

Welcome to Garden Hole.
I sat down in the center of it and ate a coldcuts sandwich that I had brought along in one of the enormous pockets of my cargoshorts. I thought it might be funny to bellow nonsense at passing cars — with my mouth full! — but I didn't have the nerve. It'…
Added on June  1, 2009