Baby Bettlereiche Update

Late this fall the four of us who traveled to Switzerland together posed for a picture by the now rapidly growing baby Bettlereiche. It had a fine growing season and is now around three feet tall. I am concerned about some very cold mid-October temperatures that went down below 20 degrees. Baby Bettlereiche was still…

Baby Bettlereiche

Bettlereiche was the very large and old oak that I visited in Switzerland in May 2019. Somehow a few acorns from that tree jumped in my luggage and found their way back to Minnesota.  In late May I planted them in seed starter soil and kept them watered outside.  And surprisingly they have grown.  I…