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PostPosted: Sat May 15, 2010 12:38 pm    Post subject: birds & the bees Reply with quote

Here's my embarrassing admission and it relates to the birds and the bees!!! Well more the bees. I went and bought an apple tree. One apple tree. After two years of no fruit my local nursery man had to contain himself trying to explain how they pollinate and that it takes TWO or at least a self-pollinating tree which I had never heard of. Ah well. Live and learn!!
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PostPosted: Sat May 15, 2010 3:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not really your fault if you were sold a tree with no explanation....however if you didn't read the label properly that's another matter !
It's the best way to learn.....by making a mistake.......you'll appreciate the bees ( if not the birds ) all the more now !
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