Honey Locust- Tree of Utility and Pain

Honey Locust Tree

Move along, mastodon.

Howdy y’all. Y’know, there’s a lot of useless information on the internet. And I reckon that if we Critters really wanted some attention on this here interwebsite, we’d be talking about cats and taking blurry pictures of what we had for dinner. Fortunately for all of us, the camera battery blew up on the ol’ jury rigged solar system, so you’ll have to wait ’til later for a useless update on some food we just ate that you’ll never taste.

Instead I’m just gonna bury this endorsement of one of our most underlooked Midwestern trees, the honey locust, way back here on the dusty shelves of our inter-tubes, in hopes that our prickly neighbor gets a bit of consideration in the pantheon of arboreal heroes.

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