Spring trees millettia ovalifolia and butea frondosa in bloom

There are lot of trees in bloom right now. The spring annuals have started fading but trees are just warming up. Here are some of the trees in bloom right now in lahore. I am intended to capture at least 50 trees in my blog this spring.

First one is butea frondosa also known as Flame of the forest. Bees and butterflies just love it. The hundreds of flowers on a single tree look so pretty. A common tree in lahore. This is a closeup of flowers of butea frondosa.
flame of forest closeup2 Spring trees millettia ovalifolia and butea frondosa in bloom

And this is how the flame of forest looks like in a panorama view.
flame of forest2 Spring trees millettia ovalifolia and butea frondosa in bloom

The next one is millettia ovalifolia with local name villayati shisham. A subtropical legume tree. There are more than one millettia species blooming right now but i will share the remaining in next post.
These are buds not flowers of millettia ovalifolia.
millettia ovalifolia2 Spring trees millettia ovalifolia and butea frondosa in bloom

This is closeup of flower buds of millettia ovalifolia. Look like capsules
millettia ovalifolia closeu2 Spring trees millettia ovalifolia and butea frondosa in bloom

And this is how flowers of millettia ovalifolia look like. Somehow they appear to be pea like.
millettia ovalifolia flower2 Spring trees millettia ovalifolia and butea frondosa in bloom

And last but not least the front view of this beautiful tree.
villayti shesham2 Spring trees millettia ovalifolia and butea frondosa in bloom

This post is included in Today’s Flowers so don’t forget to visit it and enjoy blooms from around the world.

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25 Responses

  1. vincibene says:

    WOW!
    Fascinating series!
    The flame of the forest is very impressive!

  2. Jenni says:

    Looking forward to more of the series, beautiful tree’s!

  3. eileeninmd says:

    Beautiful trees and blossoms.

  4. I just love seeing all of these tropical beauties…we don’t get to see this at the Jersey Shore!

  5. Just amazing. I don’t think I’ve seen those in that first shot. Very unique and great color.

  6. so pretty, are they fragrant?

  7. Snap says:

    WOW …spectacular!

  8. Very pretty spring blossoms.

  9. Wow that first tree is amazing. Great photos too. I guess I am just used to seeing our trees and nothing can touch that. Wrong climate I guess. This is my first visit here. I will be back. Blessings
    QMM

  10. Vee says:

    I know nothing of such trees, but they certainly are beautiful!

  11. Gorgeous blossoms on your trees. V

  12. Jeri ~ says:

    WOW, I have never heard of these trees, they are amazing!

  13. I have never seen trees like this before! They are unique and gorgeous.

    I am visiting from Mosaic Monday.

  14. Teresa says:

    Beautiful trees-I’ve never seen them before.

  15. This must certainly be paradise!!! Gorgeous photos!!!

  16. Bernie says:

    Two fantastic looking trees, especially when they’re in full bloom! What a display. Each one has its’ own distinctive flower.

  17. Kala says:

    Gorgeous blossoms Muhammad.

  18. LauraX says:

    gorgeous…I’ve never seen such unusual tree blossoms!

  19. Dutchbaby says:

    Thank you for sharing the botanical riches of your region.

  20. This is so beautiful. Hope to see you at My Dream Canvas

  21. Another WOW! What an amazing series of photos, like nothing I’ve ever seen. Thank you for sharing them ~

  22. i beati says:

    alot of color poppin sandy

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