Wednesday, April 05, 2006
Unfurling: same twig, two days apart
Seasonal extremes: To folks in southerly climes already abloom with foliage and flowers, these tiny belated buds may seem somewhat pitiful. But to us northlanders, this is a miniature miracle! This is the same twig, taken two days apart. Day by day, these little bundles will tranform themselves into silver maple leaves.