September 1, 2014

Espaliers

biodiverseed:

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Edibles for an Espalier:

  • Malus: Apple/Crabapple
  • Pyrus: Pear
  • Prunus: Stone fruit (peach, nectarine, plum, almond, etc.)
  • Ficus carica: Fig
  • Citrus: Lemon, orange, tangerine
  • Vitis: Grapes

Ornamentals for an Espalier:

  • Ginkgo biloba
  • Fagus sylvatica culivars ( i.e., tricolor beech)
  • Acer palmatum cultivars
  • Pyrus calleryana (Callery pear)
  • Tilia (linden)
  • Katsura
  • Cedrus atlantica (Blue Atlas cedar)
  • Viburnum

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#espalier #forest gardening #edible landscaping

Callery pears are ridiculously invasive and extremely prone to mortal damage at the suggestion of wind. Fuck I just said it, go check your parkway… Do not plant them.

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whispywillow said: please can you tag pictures of corpses? Much appreciated.

Um… We don’t post them that often, like ever. Look for them elsewhere. This extremely creepy.

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The song Buster sang in Arrested Development (@1:30) when he mistook Lucille’s wine for a big juice box. Also, Gypsy was adapted for film with Bette Midler and I highly recommend it. It’s about a show mom.

Patti LuPone - Rose’s Turn

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smithsonianlibraries:

May your Labor Day be full of right-thinking and celebration!
We found this on our online exhibition, Doodles, Drafts, and Designs: Industrial Drawings from the Smithsonian. 

smithsonianlibraries:

May your Labor Day be full of right-thinking and celebration!

We found this on our online exhibition, Doodles, Drafts, and Designs: Industrial Drawings from the Smithsonian

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August 31, 2014
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Rolling Stones - Wild Horses

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August 30, 2014
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