...is alive with the sound of bees. What a racket they are making too. After doing the plum and cherry trees, they are now concentrating their efforts of the apple trees. Mind you, I did my bit to help mother nature. We have a greengage tree, but will only produce the fruit if pollenated with a yellow plum. Our yellow plum tree isn't anywhere near the greengage one, so I did my bit to help;-) Elsewhere, the lily of the valley is in flower and like everything else, is 3-4 weeks early.