Category: bee plants

Spring flower 16: Flowering cherry

Family Rosaceae Genus Prunus Subgenus Cerasus ZBAS 4 These beautiful, but fruitless cherry blossoms are called “Japanese Flowering Cherry”, and… read more Spring flower 16: Flowering cherry

Spring flower 15: Cherry

Family Rosaceae Genus Prunus Subgenus Cerasus Species P. avium ZBAS 8 The cherry blossom here refers to the flower of the… read more Spring flower 15: Cherry

Spring flower 14: Plum

Family Rosaceae Genus Prunus Subgenus Prunus ZBAS 8 Plum and mei (Chinese plum) and apricot all belong to the same… read more Spring flower 14: Plum

Spring flower 13: Apricot

Family Rosaceae Genus Prunus Subgenus Prunus Species P. armeniaca ZBAS 8 Apricot flowers and Chinese plum flowers are almost the same…. read more Spring flower 13: Apricot

Spring flower 12: Pussy willow

Family Salicaceae Genus Salix Species S. discolor Common names  pussy willow ZBAS 10 Willow is dioecious, meaning the two sexes… read more Spring flower 12: Pussy willow

Spring flower 11: Magnolia

Family Magnoliaceae Genus Magnolia Common names magnolia ZBAS 3 March 21, 2012, After I finished shooting the cherry blossoms, I… read more Spring flower 11: Magnolia

Spring flower 10: Maple tree flowers

Family Aceraceae, now in Sapindaceae Genus  Acer Species A. rubrum, A. saccharinum  ZBAS 6 Maple trees are tall trees that can… read more Spring flower 10: Maple tree flowers

Spring flower 9: Hyacinth

Family Asparagaceae Subfamily Scilloideae Genus Hyacinthus Species H. orientalis Common names hyacinth ZBAS 3 Hyacinth (not water hyacinth, which is… read more Spring flower 9: Hyacinth