Stella Otto: The Backyard Fruit Gardener

Today's Tip: Mow vegetation short around the base of fruit trees and bushes to reduce winter habitat for rodents.

Four Seasons in the Fruit Garden thru the Lens of a Camera — Spring

Mouse-eaten grape vine

Win­ter offers yet on lat bit­ter bite as it holds off spring

Spring is try­ing soooo hard to arrive, but win­ter is hold­ing a very firm grip this year.










spring crocus

Spring is try­ing sooo hard to break through!

It’s been so cold and gray that I have found it hard to even try to take a few pho­tos. What I have been able to cap­ture is has hardly been encour­ag­ing, so