Magnolia Tree

May 3, 2009

Magnolia Blossom

Magnolia Blossom

Floating magnolia blossom

Floating magnolia blossom

Magnified magnolia blossom

Magnified magnolia blossom

The magnolia trees I see in my north Seattle neighborhood are early blooming varieties, also called tulip trees.  The blossoms are short-lived and turn brown quickly.  Another of spring’s ephemeral gifts.

2 Responses to “Magnolia Tree”

  1. Lynne Says:

    One of my favorite flowers, with us all too briefly. Beautiful photos!


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