Birthday Flowers

For my daughter, who has just turned 10, flowers from her father.

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These perfectly pink petals brought a smile to her face and remain in front of her spot at the table for her to enjoy.

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Crab Apple

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For years, I would drive by houses with these lush pink flowering trees in spring. I was never sure exactly what kind of tree they were, only that I wanted one.

Two years ago, we bought this house in July. It wasn’t until the following spring that I realized I finally had a tree like that.

This year, it is resplendent.