Spring Budding Sycamore Acer pseudoplatanus flowerbud, April 2018, local wood, Staffordshire, England. © Pete Hillman Advertisements Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related 14 thoughts on “Spring Budding” Add yours Very nice, great detail. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you, David 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Just curious Pete – are those flowers emerging as well as new leaves? I like the name “Wych” – its nice and kind of quaint! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Yes, they are flowers, Liz, but it is Sycamore. My mistake. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply A great image! Wondering how it looks when it burst out. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you, Anita 🙂 I am hoping to try and catch it this weekend, but the heat and the sun these last few days have given everything quite a growth spurt. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply There’s something compelling about images of buds — or even the sight of them swelling on the tree. This is a lovely image, Pete. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you, Linda 🙂 LikeLike Reply This happens all so quickly now. So we nearly don’t have enough time to admire the soft “fur” of these buds. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Spring is moving vey fast, especially now the warmer weather is here. LikeLike Reply So pretty set against the dark green and Bokeh. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you, Belinda 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Tree buds can be so beautiful, I saw a lovely horse chestnut in bud yesterday, sadly no camera. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply They sure can be, Brian! LikeLike Reply Your thoughts ... Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.