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Taken last year in April – Dad’s magnificent tree. (Explanation further down.)

Taken today. Paris flower shops are fabulous, and this one featured my very favourite flowers – ranunculus, like a hybrid of roses and poppies. Such colours.



2 Responses to “flowering”

  1. theresa says:

    Beautiful! Two weeks ago in sw France, the flowering trees were all out. Oh, the scent of almond blossom!

  2. beth says:

    Paris is way behind, Theresa. But the smells here are of bread and delicious food. That will do. Oh the things to be grateful for in life …

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