"Happy Arbor Day! What is your favorite tree?"
picture-perfect tomato beside this tree.
spring has sprung) and early April (feeling foolish). This is my tree photo; I googled to find the others.
Summary (for myself)
oak (ages 2-3), Main Street*** The only trees I remember from Atlanta were pulped to make paper for the books I read in seminary, while studying for my master's degree.
plum (ages 3-8), 5th Avenue
elm (ages 9-18), East 26th Street
pecan (ages 18-19), Meadowbrook Drive
hickory (ages 20-25), Coburn Drive
dogwood (ags 25-39), East Brow Road
Japanese cherry (ages 40-41), Knoxville
maple (ages 42-44), East Brow Road
*** (ages 44-47), Atlanta
crepe myrtle (ages 47-64), Avalon Circle
lilac ??? (ages 65-67), Mountain Creek Road
magnolia (ages 68-71), St. Elmo Avenue
ornamental cherry tree (72+), Hixson Pike