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Magnolias

on May 19, 2019

They are in bloom here.

When Guppy and I turned the corner to walk into the courtyard where this tree is, I could smell it blooming. I think this is the preferred way to grow a magnolia. Never cutting the lower branches and allowing them to touch the ground.

At my parent’s home where I grew up there was a magnolia. And at my house in Wilmington there was one too. It is not my tree of choice since it is always dropping something.

After we finished our walk and Guppy was enjoying her deck time I just had to walk back to take a picture and sniff the flowers up close

Can you smell it? Now, that’s the South!


One response to “Magnolias

  1. beenehrc says:

    We walked about half a mile tonight (with my walker). From about 200 feet away I smelled a beautiful magnolia. A pleasing aroma. Joe

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