The Darwin Bicentennial Oak, four years on

The Darwin Bicentennial Oak
Planted 12-Feb-2009
The Darwin Bicentennial Oak
24-May-2009
The Darwin Bicentennial Oak, 2 years on
12th-Feb-2011
12-Feb-2013
12-Feb-2013

Four years ago today, I planted the Darwin Bicentennial Oak in my garden. I am pleased to report that it is doing well, and has now grown into a magnificent, erm, small sapling.

This tree-growing malarkey is a long-term commitment.

It occurs to me that I might have spent the last four years inadvertently gathering material for the longest time-lapse movie ever. Or should that be shortest?

By Richard Carter, FCD

Writer and photographer Richard Carter, FCD is the founder of the Friends of Charles Darwin. He lives in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire.WebsiteFacebookTwitterNewsletterBooks

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