The Magic of Trees – Paperbark Maple

On my frequent walks in Cambridge Botanical Gardens I am always struck by the beauty of the trees. Sometimes, the smaller trees can surprise because they have such an undeniably magical quality! The paperbark maple Acer griseum caught my eye - it is such a graceful tree. Its bark peels like paper to reveal fresh, … Continue reading The Magic of Trees – Paperbark Maple

The Magic of Trees: Purpurea

  In my last Magic of Trees post I introduced you to The Dawn Redwood: https://sistersofthefey.com/2018/12/30/the-magic-of-trees-dawn-redwood/ Today come and join me, take a seat on the tiny bench and let's wander in the Cambridge University Botanic Garden... The gardens are home to one of the most magnificent tree collections in the East of England. I am … Continue reading The Magic of Trees: Purpurea

The Magic of Trees – Dawn Redwood

I love trees! I swear trees have magic. I live on the edge of a park in Cambridge surrounded by an incredible vista of trees and as a child I was no stranger to the mysterious aspect of the woods which were just a short walk away. So I'm going to share with you various … Continue reading The Magic of Trees – Dawn Redwood