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June 11, 2008

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phd in yogurtry;n

beautiful blooms! are they fragrant? never seen, or heard of, the jacaranda. I've never been to the west coast, can you tell? But want to badly. One day.

ms_teacher

Beautiful. Is this tree in your yard?

Cheri @ Blog This Mom!

It is my second favorite tree. Laura's pear blossom being the first. When we flew in from Tucson last month, Laura and I were spotting them from the air as we landed in San Diego. They are everywhere and lovely and made us very happy. Pear blossoms grace January birthdays and Jacaranda announce the summer.

kcinnova

Beautiful! And a lift for my own spirits today.
Thank you for sharing. <3

LifeAsIKnowIt

Gorgeous!

MamaBird/SurelyYouNest

Wow, that is lovely and I've never seen one. Thanks!

melissa

That is beautiful. I've never seen that before.

Suzanne

GORGEOUS! that would lift my spirits as well.

standing still

There are so many things that cannot, will not grow in Minnesota. I would pass out if I awoke to that beauty out my window ...

Tricia

It would be like a vacation every morning to open my eyes and see that out my window. It's beautiful!

Smalltown Mom

Oh, they are my favorite!

gary

wow, are you lucky, just gorgeous!

MereCat

I've never seen this kind of tree. How beautiful!

Fannie

OMG beautiful! It looks HUGE in the picture, how tall is it?

Just Jamie

Oooh, and I love saying the word "jacaranda" too. Looks and sounds pretty.

Denise

That is wonderful! I haven't seen one before. Is it yours?

Asthmagirl

How pretty. They probably could not survive up north... They are just lovely!

CC

Cool! I don't know if I've ever seen one before. Or if I have (when I lived in CA), I didn't know what it was.

Jennifer H

Beautiful. I want one!

The Mom Bomb

Gorgeous! Waah . . . I want one in NJ!

MamaMo

Absolutely breath-taking!!

Madmad

OH! I had forgotten them - they are soooo beautiful!

Kristin

We have a huge an soooo gorgeous right now because it's in bloom jacaranda in our front yard, but, let me tell you, it's the MESSIEST thing... we track blooms all over the damn place.

Hilary

Wow.. that's beautiful. I've never heard of it before.. now I want one!

amy

I have never seen this before - spectacular!

Kristen

Gorgeous tree, just lovely.

JCK

My favorite, too. There is a street full of them in Pasadena and it looks like you are driving through a purple cloud.

Jason

Me Too! I think they're absolutely amazing.

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