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Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 8 April 2019 in Plant & Nature.

The eastern redbud is a small tree, native to eastern North America from southern Ontario, south to northern Florida but which can thrive as far west as California. It is the state tree of Oklahoma.

Mine budded out about two weeks ago.

**Limited or no internet access for a few days.

NIKON D5500 1/40 second F/9.0 ISO 200 450 mm (35mm equiv.)

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Just superb Barbara. See you soon

8 Apr 2019 5:20am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

This is cute...

8 Apr 2019 5:36am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What a sweet awakening !

8 Apr 2019 6:07am

Anne from France


8 Apr 2019 6:39am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Très belle prise !

8 Apr 2019 7:26am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

A very nice close up. Great color and detail with a nice background.

8 Apr 2019 11:25am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Lovely ones !

8 Apr 2019 11:38am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands


8 Apr 2019 12:26pm

Rose from United States

Shouldn't be too long before we are seeing these, too! This is a beautiful capture.

8 Apr 2019 1:45pm

Devi from Chennai, India

this is beautiful..........................

8 Apr 2019 3:18pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


8 Apr 2019 3:33pm

Wayra from Roma, Italy

Magnificent colours!

8 Apr 2019 4:41pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Pretty little buds.

8 Apr 2019 5:10pm

@Steve Rice: *Hoh Rain Forest & Cape Flattery were wonderful. Realto & Ruby Beaches were gorgeous. Loving your part of country.

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A beautiful capture of this sure sign of Spring!!

8 Apr 2019 6:16pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

I admire your framing of this iconic spring bloom

9 Apr 2019 12:27am

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

One of my favorite trees. They look so incredible when they are in bloom. This is a beautiful image!

9 Apr 2019 12:54am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

so very delicate

9 Apr 2019 1:59am

1/40 second
ISO 200
450 mm (35mm equiv.)