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There are a lot more cherry flowers this year!
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Beautiful pawpaw flowers.
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Red pawpaw flower after a light rain
Red pawpaw flower after a light rain
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Pawpaw flowers opening
Pawpaw flowers opening
 
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The pomegranates are starting to leaf out!
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Tiny pomegranate leaves
Tiny pomegranate leaves
 
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The figs have started leafing out
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Young fig leaves
Young fig leaves
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Fig buds bursting
Fig buds bursting
 
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My first apple blossoms
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pink apple blossoms about to open
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pink apple blossoms about to open
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pink apple blossoms about to open
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pink apple blossoms about to open
 
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Young pear tree putting on some new side branches
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Young pear tree
Young pear tree
 
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The cherry trees are blooming and seem to have a really long blooming period which is very nice and helps to ensure their blooms overlap for good pollination.
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cherry blooms
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cherry blooms
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1st cherry tree
1st cherry tree
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2nd cherry tree
2nd cherry tree
 
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The apples are flowering!
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Apple flowers
Apple flowers
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Apple flowers
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Apple flowers
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Apple flowers
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Apple flowers
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Petals falling off after pollination
Petals falling off after pollination
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Flowering apple tree
Flowering apple tree
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Dark red apple flower buds
Dark red apple flower buds
 
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Mulberry leaves emerging
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Mulberry leaves emerging
Mulberry leaves emerging
 
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My first turtle in the food forest!
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Mud turtle in the food forest
Mud turtle in the food forest
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