Fuzzy Buds, Beautiful Blooms

Robust buds and blooms on this Magnolia tree in Gore Gardens, 18 September 2022. Very messy form, but magnificent magenta blooms – a real stand-out in the early Spring garden, this is a bright spark! Southland, New Zealand.






Text and photos by Liz; Exploring Colour (2022)

4 thoughts on “Fuzzy Buds, Beautiful Blooms

Add yours

    1. Isn’t it? Yet the tree itself is nothing to write home about.. a twisty mess of crooked branches on the edge of the gardens and overshadowed by taller trees. Yet now, in early Spring, it’s an absolute Star! 🙂

      Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: