Archive for March, 2012

It’s that wonderful time of year when magnolias start to bloom. These are two of my favorites. I don’t know what varieties they are. The one above is in front of an apartment building next-door to Arlington Court, and the blooms are very short-lived. I always think of it as “Susan’s Magnolia” because Susan Skeen loved this kind when she was alive, and planted one in her yard.

The tree below is on Virginia Street, and is always one of the most glorious sights of spring, especially on a day like today, when the skies were cloudless and blue.

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