Tuesday, May 14, 2013

First pink of spring


There seems to be a nice spot of warmer microclimate some 15 km from our place where I went yesterday. All the birches were a bit greener there and I even saw a couple of cherries in blossom. It had been raining so the weather was rather grey but I had to stop the car and run inside the mesh fence of the school building to take a few photos. I couldn’t risk it. The blooming may be gone by the time I have another errand to run driving past the two lovely sargent’s cherries (Prunus sargentii) (rusokirsikka).



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    1. Odotas, kun saan tänne tämänpäiväiset kuvat! Tulikin asiaa sinne suuntaan pikemmin kuin oletin.

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  2. How beautiful, one could think to be in Japan!

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    1. These trees close to the brick wall seem to be all flowers compared to the others I've seen around here.

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