https://flic.kr/p/p52Mxp | Artichoke Gall | An Artichoke Gall bud on English Oak. Cause, Gall Wasp ( Andricus foecundatrix). The grub lives in a hard, egg shaped inner gall until it matures in the Autumn.This gall bud was found on young Oak growing in Chambersbury wood Leverstock Green, Hemel Hempstead.
Earlyschoolphotos Leverstock Green Headmaster Henry Thomas Ford & Pupils c. 1897. also in the picture are his wife, Mrs Olivia Ford, who was the Infant Mistress, and two pupil teachers, one of whom was Mary Olive Dell. H T Ford was headmaster 1888-1919