The absence of snow this year has not thrown nature’s schedule off balance. It’s business as usual—once again, the bare brown branches have suddenly been clothed with pink and white satiny blooms.
The dry and dreary landscape has transformed itself dramatically into an undulating sea of pink and white as far as the eye can see. Hush…do I hear a buzzing sound?
Of course, if the flowers are on glorious display, can the bees be far behind? And the promise of the luscious bounty that is to come lures the colourful denizens of the sky as they flit from tree to tree chirping their delight to all and sundry. Yes!
Spring has certainly arrived in the mountains!
Here are a couple of pictures to prove that spring in Hartola is incomparable: