February 15th, 2015

Kyoto, kamigamo shrine

Spring!

Spring has arrived in Las Vegas, though it is still only mid February. The deciduous trees are pushing out little green leaves, and some of the others are in bloom.

Here is a Bradford pear:

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And a flowering plum:
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Here is a close up of another one:
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The blossoms are pale pink, but the leaves, once mature, are a dark red.