Photo Of The Week: Azaleas, Finally!

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Our azaleas have been through the wringer this year.  The mild winter, down here a lot of people called it “the phony winter,” brought out the blooms several times in January and again in February only to have cold temperatures kill them off.  Now, it seems spring has finally taken hold, albeit a week early.  March is busting out all over.  These big red formosas seemed to be partying in the sunshine with the still blooming camellias providing some nice bokeh backup.  Floral shots are not on everyone’s hit parade.  Landscapes usually win, but I was so glad to see these, I decided to give them their “15 minutes of fame.”  Enjoy and have a great week.

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2 thoughts on “Photo Of The Week: Azaleas, Finally!

  1. After the Winter, even a mild one, seeing the azaleas blooms has a special meaning and beauty. It is just a joy to see them pop with color at the beginning of Spring. Thank you for posting this lovely image!

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