A nursery delivery this morning at Meadhouse:
Nice work by Steve and Claudio of Johnson's Nursery.
First, big, lovely elm. It's a New Horizon elm, a disease-resistant cultivar developed here at the University of Wisconsin:
And over on the other side of that place Wisconsinites call the "terrace," a serviceberry:
The trees will settle in over the winter. We'll watch them through the windows. (Meade placed them to make the best views from particular windows where we sit inside. That's the right way to do it, you know.) We'll watch the snows come and go and look forward to the beauty of spring. But today, at Meadhouse, it already looks like spring.