I took this picture in the morning the other day of the buds on my magnolia tree. This tree was one of the reasons we bought this house. I love it. It is old - very old - and tall and wide and full of blooms every season.
By late afternoon on the same day this is what I was treated to:
This crazy March weather has made a lot of trees flower sooner than usual. I hope, if we get a freeze, that this will not be a disaster for the fruit and walnut trees.