April 15, 2022. Mid-season bloomers like ‘Takasago’ are hanging on with our cooler April weather. The flowers are all starting to look more like the red-centred ones in the first photo here. ‘Ama-no-gawa’ opened early this year but still look beautiful.

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‘Takasago’ in the Renfrew-Collingwood neighbourhood, photo by Allison Sato.
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‘Ama-no-gawa’ in the West End neighbourhood, photo by Shirley Willard.

These have been featured photos on the Blooming Now page.