flowers’ promise



“et les fruits passeront la promesse des fleurs” is a line by C17th French poet François de Malherbe, that I cherish and invariably quote at this time of year.

In my dad’s garden there is just the perfect illustration of the blooming/fruiting process of apple-tree, almond-tree and apricot tree.

A promise of a delicious bite, crunch, gobble, chew, dribble… in the summer

So to you, keen gardeners, which is which ?

1. … ?

2. … ?

3. … ?
















































Apr 24, 2012

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