In October we removed the cottonwood and apple tree from the backyard. Yesterday we replaced them with a Bur Oak (above) and an Amur Maple (below).
It will take decades for them to reach the size the other two were, but it's a start.
|Smoke-grey skies -literally.|
|Ground cherry? Or tomatillo?|
|There are cages on those tomatoes.|
|Cheerful red birdhouse.|