GLEBE TREES AND SHRUBS
Lilac (Syringa vulgaris)
May 25, 2008
April 24, 2009.
Lilac leaves can look different when the plant is young, especially at the base.
May 12, 2008.
April 25, Ralph Ave at Brown's Inlet.
March 21, 2009
Woody remains of flowers from previous summer, with husk.
June 21, Ralph Ave at Brown's Inlet.
March 19, 2009 Ralph Ave at Brown's Inlet.
Photo taken March 19, 2009 at north shore of Brown's Inlet.
This is the husk from last year's fruit. For comparison, the one on the right is Japanese lilac.
Japanese lilac husks are bigger and dotted.
March 14, 2009, Ralph Ave at Brown's Inlet.
Fleshy buds. Not obvious in the photo is a common asymmetry in size of opposite buds.
List of trees and shrubs with opposite, simple, untoothed leaves