For Tree Following this year, I've chosen a magnificent old cherry tree in North Merchiston Cemetery in Edinburgh. Crafty Green Boyfriend and I started walking round this cemetery (and the nearby Dalry Cemetery) every day for our #DailyExercise during the first UK lockdown last year. And we're still doing the same walk regularly, though not quite as often. These photos are from early June
A lot of other plants grow around the tree
including this lovely Wood Avens (Herb Bennet) which was just coming to the end of its flowering season in early June
and the photos below were taken in late June
For the first time I noticed that there's a young cherry tree in the shade of the
Also under the tree there's a lot of Broad Leaved Willowherb, many of the plants have cuckoo spit on them
For Tree Following.