Thursday, February 10, 2011

February 10 - The Cucumber Tree - Magnolia acuminate

The Cucumber Tree

The Cucumber Tree

This Cucumber Tree lives at the North Carolina Arboretum in Asheville, North Carolina.

The beautiful white elongated buds are easy to spot this time of year.  Today, the buds looked like little candles on each limb against the blue sky.

The Cucumber Tree

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