may tree


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may tree

n. Chiefly British
A hawthorn.
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And she, walking under the tender green of the May trees, looked upward, and listened to their sweet songs, while James watched her and loved her more and more.
The correct interpretation is never remove a layer of winter clothing until the May tree, hawthorn, is in flower.
Driving around the countryside this week, the hedgerows are heavy with May tree blossoms and I caught tantalising glimpses of woodlands carpeted with bluebells.
I must sing a song of praise about the May tree this week.
CRATAEGUS MONOGYNA HAWTHORN/MAY TREE I MUST sing a song of praise about the May tree this week.
Driving around Britain recently, there was plenty of flora to admire in the countryside - the hedgerows were heavy with May tree blossoms and I caught tantalising glimpses of woodlands carpeted with bluebells.