Trees – you can never get enough of them.
I took this picture on a rainy day, having gone out to capture the tiny flowers near the sidewalk. The delicate petals drooped with the weight of the water droplets but I looked up to see this fruit hanging down from the tree, ready to be plucked, as the others had been, before this.
Looking at the verdant green makes me long for the rains again, the steady beat of the drops on the tin roofs of the balconies and leaves and buds sprouting everywhere.
Winter is mild here, a touch and go affair. It is getting warmer and the dried foliage around, however, means that I can see more of the lake from my windows and admire the sun shimmering bright on the water.
I am inspired to post this picture for Becca’s Sunday Trees.
Every other Sunday, I post a tree picture for Becca’s Sunday Trees, which is a weekly challenge hosted on her blog, ‘On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea‘. I have loved trees all my life, always noticing them, in the unlikeliest of places and times. Through looking at Becca’s trees every week and the numerous other… Continue reading Six years of appreciating trees
These trees are in bloom, all over the town.
I clicked these on a morning walk around the neighborhood.
Branches laden with flowers.
A closer look.
Thanks to Becca for the opportunity to share these pictures.
Posted for Becca Given’s weekly photo challenge Sunday Trees.