It's looking much fresher this year.
Self evident, my first comment.What I really meant to say was that the second picture is earlier in the year when you'd expect it to be the other way around.
Oh, no, now look what I've said. I'll just shut up for a while.
Delightful. Then and now...
Looking delightful on both occasions :-)
Ha ha, Ashley,I am so glad I am not the only one able to write the opposite of what I mean.So don't shut up, my dear, just go on . . . :)And fascinating to see how nature develops from one month to the other, Claude. I found interesting, CherryPie, to find them as neighbours in one of my archives, as there do not lie 26 but 1487 days between both photos.