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The apple seedlings are sprouting!
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Apple seedling sprouting
Apple seedling sprouting
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Apple seedling breaking through
Apple seedling breaking through
 
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Some pollinators come out at night!
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Pollinating moth
Pollinating moth
 
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So exciting!!
 
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The black locust hardwood cuttings seem to be doing well so far.
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Black locust hardwood cuttings
Black locust hardwood cuttings
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Black locust hardwood cuttings
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Black locust hardwood cuttings
 
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Wild violet
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Wild violet closeup
Wild violet closeup
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Wild violet flower
Wild violet flower
 
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Spotted my first salamander on the property
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Brown salamander
Brown salamander
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Maybe the southern dusky salamander
Maybe the southern dusky salamander
 
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The cherries started blooming about a week ago!
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Cherry flower!
Cherry flower!
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Cherry flower buds
Cherry flower buds
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Cherry flower buds showing white petals emerging
Cherry flower buds showing white petals emerging
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Lots of cherry flower buds clusters!
Lots of cherry flower buds clusters!
 
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The pawpaw flowers started opening about a week ago!
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Pawpaw flower buds opening
Pawpaw flower buds opening
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Pawpaw flower buds opening
Pawpaw flower bud opening
 
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Life. So wondrous and beautiful!!
 
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This peach has darker blooms.
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Dark pink peach blooms
Dark pink peach blooms
 
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