Early May whites

Winterthur, Delaware in very early May

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

 

 

Native Dogwood (Cornus florida)

 

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Sargent Crabapple (Malus sargentii)

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

 

 

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Chinese Snowball Viburnum (Viburnum macrocephalum)

 

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Large Flowered Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

 

 

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May Apple (Podophyllum peltatum)

 

 

 

 

White Kurume Azalea

 

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Double File Viburnum (Viburnum plicatum tomentosum)

 

 

 

Tulip

 

 

 

 

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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