Spring flower 11: Magnolia

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

Spring flower 10: Maple tree flowers

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

Spring flower 9: Hyacinth

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

Spring flower 8: Canola

Tweet Family  Brassicaceae Genus Brassica Species B. napas ZBAS 10 Canada’s canola (rapeseed that is improved by breeding to reduce… read more Spring flower 8: Canola

Spring flower 7: Grape hyacinth

Tweet Family Asparagaceae Subfamily Scilloideae Genus Muscari Common name grape hyacinth, bluebells ZBAS 6 Grape hyacinths are perennial plants with… read more Spring flower 7: Grape hyacinth

Spring flower 6: Skunk cabbage

Tweet Family Araceae Genus Symplocarpus Species S. foetidus ZBAS* 9 Alternative title: Eastern skunk cabbage, a peculiar plant that provides… read more Spring flower 6: Skunk cabbage

Spring flower 4: Christmas rose

Tweet Family Ranunculaceae Genus Helleborus Common name Christmas rose, Lenten rose ZBAS* 8(C. rose),  4(L. rose) Some flowers of the… read more Spring flower 4: Christmas rose

Spring flower 5: Anemone

Tweet Family Ranunculaceae Genus Anemone Species A. blanda Common name Balkan anemone,Grecian windflower, winter windflower ZBAS* 6 The Greek anemone… read more Spring flower 5: Anemone