I usually let these memes stew on my desktop for a couple of days. Kind of letting them marinate while I decide what particular mixture of snark, cynicism, despair or disdain to add to the brew to make a perfect Internet Meme Demolition Derby Pie mmmmmm Derby Pie … But this particularly vile piece of wannabe folk wisdom, which came across my Facebook feed this morning via fellow Grounded Parent Emily Sexton , called for a faster turn around. Girls are like apples on trees. The best ones are at the top of the tree.
Challenge: Compare a plant cell to an Apple tree (Analogy) by Syd Prid
Apples Malus domestica are valuable additions to your yard, producing beautiful spring blooms, shady summer foliage and tasty fall fruits. But many types of apples produce fruit during the flush of the early- or late-summer fruit season and are lost in the shuffle. If you want apple trees that have a long fruiting season and fruit that stays on trees well into late fall and barren winter, look to the longest-lasting varieties. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 5 through 8, are well-known from supermarkets and farmers markets, and for good reason.
We've determined you're in Growing Zone. Learn how to select the right apple variety for your landscape, how to plant and care for your apple tree, how to encourage fruit production and more. From McIntosh to Granny Smith, apples are one of the most popular fruits in the world, with growers producing more than million bushels of apples in the U.
A nice side benefit of getting married other than, you know, getting to share your life with the person you love is that people give you thoughtful and useful gifts. One thoughtful and useful gift my now-husband and I recently received was a pair of young apple trees, which we have planted in the yard. If all goes well, we hope to soon have lots of little bundles of joy—by which I mean, of course, apple pies. And apple crisps.