Red Maple flowers explode this time of year. In a matter of a week or two, individual trees like this go from bare to leafed out. In between we are reminded why they are called “red” maples! Interestingly the flowers of this species change sex with regularity—what we don’t know!
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Sony 6000, 1/160, f/11, 55mm, ISO100 with tone curve adjustments in LR