Mount Pleasant apple tree bows to greater power

Final crop? This Mount Pleasant apple tree at 6th and Alberta is loaded with fruit.

Final crop? This Mount Pleasant apple tree at 6th and Alberta is loaded with fruit.

In today’s Sun, Rebecca Tebrake tells the rest of the story of the veteran Mount Pleasant apple tree, now bearing its last crop, that I began here.

The magnificent relic of one of the city’s oldest neighbourhoods is coming down to make way for a BC Hydro substation.