Woody Flower Power

May 29, 2013 at 1:47 am (Uncategorized) (, , , )

Many of the woody plants in our 7200′ Laramie yard are in bloom! The date is May 29, 2013 and here are some of the highlights…..

'Montmorency' sour cherry

‘Montmorency’ sour cherry

Grackles and robins always get the cherries before anybody else.

Pink crabapple - Hopa?

Pink crabapple – Hopa?

This crabapple is gorgeous for a few days, then develops fireblight, then drops crabapples everywhere.

'Burkwood' viburnum

‘Burkwood’ viburnum

Some of the viburnums do very well up here in the nosebleed section.

Horsechestnut flower buds

Horsechestnut flower buds

So close to flowering!

'Spring Snow' crabapple‘Spring Snow’ crabapple

No fireblight! No fruit!

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