A few chilly images of the Apprentice House orchard at Quarry Bank Mill in Styal.
A few pics, taken in haste before my fingers froze, on a bitterly cold January morning,.
In which a few colour plates from an old plant catalogue leads to an hour’s worth of speculative detective work.
2020 has been a rather excellent year for fruit blossom. Here’s a gallery of some examples I’ve seen in various places.