Wordless Wednesday – A blushing silver pear

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The delicate, pink blush of Pyrus salicifolia ‘Pendula’ blossoms are just showing

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All wrapped up in furry white mohair-like sepals

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By the time the buds are completely open the pink will be gone

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Revealing large snowy white blossoms with effervescent purple spotty anthers

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8 Responses to Wordless Wednesday – A blushing silver pear

  1. Sam says:

    Just gorgeous 🙂

  2. Brian Skeys says:

    They are beautiful buds.

  3. Oh, I love those white blossoms! What is the fruit like?

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