Sunlit

A beautiful ending to a beautiful day.  A ray of sunlight hit the Tulip Magnolia, perfectly lighting the bloom.


12 Comments on “Sunlit”

  1. Tina says:

    Yes! Lovely shot.

  2. Christina says:

    Lovely; I think the icy wind burned most of the buds on my Magnolia.

  3. karenlee says:

    Gorgeous and great shot!

  4. A spring favorite. My parents had one in their garden and it made their year if it flowered without getting burned. Terrific photo.

  5. shoreacres says:

    This is one of my favorite trees, and you certainly honored it with your photo!

  6. tonytomeo says:

    Is that a Magnolia liliiflora or a Magnolia soulangiana?

    • Ha! I was afraid someone would ask. I don’t know. It is really tall with maroon flowers.

      • tonytomeo says:

        That would ‘probably’ be Magnolia liliiflora. The Magnolia soulangianas that I remember lacked maroon. However, I have not grown them for many years, and more cultivars have become available since then. There were already too many in 1995! Just ten years earlier, there were only a few cultivars of Magnolia soulangiana.

  7. Chloris says:

    Beautiful, I am so looking forward to magnolia time here.


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