This is what the individual blossoms look like:
It's hard to do the tree justice; it's just an absolute riot of colour:
On Thursday, as I got in from work I noticed that the tree was literally buzzing with the sound of bees.
Later in the year this tree will (hopefully) provide us with a massive crop of little pink-tinged apples, some of which usually end up being made into Crab Apple Jelly, which is delicious with pork and cold ham.
|Photo from August 2010|