Oh dear. It looks as though I had everyone fooled last week with:
It was a close view of the new catkins on my corkscrew Hazel. I always find it amazing how early these catkins are produced. They will stay tightly closed all the way through the Winter cold weather and open up with the warmer weather next Spring. The bush will eventually produce nuts very much like the ones many like to eat:
My grateful thanks to all those who have attempted to identify the mystery photos over the year. I will probably start again in the New Year.
The Ophelia Sun
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