Birch trees are already budding and flowering — a sure harbinger of spring.
|Birch tree catkins. (© Light Colour shade. All rights reserved)|
|Flowering catkins on a birch tree. |
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|Birch tree in catkins|
A lot of early spring flowers pop up — even the smallest of them are exquisitely beautiful, if you look closely.
I never stop wondering at the complexity of such tiny structures.
|Speedwell cluster (veronica serpyllifolia)|
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|Speedwell flowers bathed in sunlight. |
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