Maine Scenes

A State with everything to appreciate

Norway, Maine

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Crabapple tree in my neighbor’s yard

For years I had a spectacular crabapple in my yard. I still have several but the best specimen is across the street from my house. My grandmother  always made crabapple jelly each fall.
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A Hawthorne blooming in my yard

Hawthorns produce small red berries that decorate the British queen’s table every Christmas. For centuries the berries have been used to treat heart patients.

A tired old apple tree bravely tries to bloom and bear fruit.

A tired old apple tree bravely tries to bloom and bear fruit.

It has been in my yard since we moved here 39 years ago. It was a very old apple three then.

Maine Scenes