Saturday, May 8, 2010

Wind storm and Plum Tree

We went out for few hours.. When we came back home that is what we found:

My most favourite in the world tree, my best tree friend that made me smile every morning when I looked at it, my wild plum tree that blossomed so beautifully just few weeks ago, tree I planned to spend this summer sitting under in its shade, was brought to the ground by the wind storm.
The power was out too.
I assessed the situation and since the roots were not ripped out of the ground I tried to help the tree by cutting the branches that were hanging the lowest and prompting the it up a little. I will have a lot of work cleaning up and chopping the branches. I really want to save my tree.
Here is how it looks no: