Backyard Nature Wednesday: Redbud buds

Most of the native redbuds in the area have been in bloom for several days now, but my specimen is a variety that was purchased from a nursery. It's called 'Forest Pansy' and its blooms always come about a week later. This week the buds are popping out all over and the bees are feasting. Yes, it really is spring here!


  1. Yes, spring in February for us (s e harris county) !
    Wonder what other surprises we'll experience this year?

  2. How encouraging to see those buds! Finally spring is around the corner! :-)

    1. It's already turned the corner here and I'm sure it must be peeking around the corner even where you are in Connecticut.

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    1. Indeed. Enjoy them while they last which won't be for long.


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