Merry May Day!

May 1, 2007 at 5:19 am | Posted in Blossom, Britain, British History, Flowers, Hawthorn, May, May Day, Morrisman, My photo, Nature, Photography, Slideshow | 1 Comment

Hawthorn is also known as May because its blossoms signal the start of this merry month and the tree has its own importance on this day of the year in traditions, celebrations and rituals.

Hawthorn aka May blossom in Windsor on May Day Eve 30 April 2007

Plenty more on ancient May Day customs, poems, sketches …


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  1. Hey there, inel. It’s been a while. I’ve been terribly busy lately. Sorry I haven’t stopped by too often. The skeptics on my blog have kept my hands full. 😛

    Very interesting link on May Day. Lots of stuff I did not know.

    I always enjoy your pictures and insights.

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