Saturday, 16 May 2009

Up the road, afternoon.

May blossom, hawthorn flowers, like all the flowering trees and shrubs, seems particularly luxuriant this year. Its perfume is something like a pungent almond essence, or tinned cherry pie filling.

3 comments:

Rouchswalwe said...

I can't help asking myself how Molly would describe this aroma ...

Crafty Green Poet said...

yes the hawthorn is particualrly luxuriant here this year too. All the blossoms are, you're right

Plutarch said...

Don't look at hawthorne for too long. History tells us that it could lead to more than 30 words.