Early May whites

Winterthur, Delaware in very early May

The legacy of Henry Francis du Pont, 1880-1969, American



Native Dogwood (Cornus florida)






Sargent Crabapple (Malus sargentii)

A large stand: a cathedral of white and green dappled sunlight when it flowers.







Chinese Snowball Viburnum (Viburnum macrocephalum)





Large Flowered Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)





May Apple (Podophyllum peltatum)





White Kurume Azalea






Double File Viburnum (Viburnum plicatum tomentosum)









Spring beauty (Claytonia virginica)




Yellowhorn (Xanthoceras Sorbifolium)









2 thoughts on “Early May whites

  1. It was lovely to see you yesterday at Winterthur. Thank you for this wonderful post; you’ve captured the delicate beauty of walking through Winterthur. Such a delight…every week, every day, something new pops into bloom.

    1. Thank you for inviting me into your conversation with your friend. It heartened me. I hope to see you both again……..Sarah

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