Two precocious bloomers.
Rhododendrons along the Laurel Ridge Trail overlook the famous peony gardens (which are weeks from blooming).
DP130-2013 Posted very late May 10; processed ditto.
The rhododendrons are (left, pink) 'Olga Mezitt', and (right, purple) 'Haughty Pink'.
Nichols Arboretum, Ann Arbor, Michigan
May 8, 2013
Thanks to all whose comments, stars, and green thumbs pushed my pansies up the chart, even though they were a day late.
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