Early Blooming Willow and Violet

There are willows currently in bloom on the north side of the Wetlands. Not the Black Willows which will be in flower next month and which dominate the Wetlands, but much smaller trees of a different species. There are only five of these slender trees on the property. Each year as these trees come into bloom I vow that I’m going to identify them once and for all. I soon put aside that vow due to all of the otherRead more