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elm seedsHow eager the Ulmus, spring limbs laden with pendant promise, profligate in its disc-winged seeds.
Yet how tough, unwelcomed, these papery lozenges, these flighted samara, in even this moist and fecund earth. For surely if they succeeded in proportion, then instead of Doug fir and maple, cedar and alder, we would be enveloped by elms.

2 responses to “overwhELMed…

  1. LaVera May 21, 2013 at 10:20 am

    My yard and decks are covered in them, but it is fun to walk in the yard as so many float and spin their way to the ground it’s kind of magical.

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