I balance my life and influence those around me in an attempt to instill a love of gardens and gardening, after all it’s much cheaper than any therapist!
Apple trees lend themselves to training their delicate young grafted stems to various shapes, namely Espalier tiers, Fan trained or Cordon fruit trees. So whilst many of us don’t have room for an orchard we can often create frame work or clothe a sunny wall with professionally trained fruit trees.
Courage I have a plenty, confidence not so much! There’s time for strength, time to be bold and boy has it been a journey.