Shogetsu cherry blossoms turning pink late in the season

Shogetsu cherry blossoms are turning pink, as they do when it’s the end of the season.

 

Shogetsu cherry blossoms turning pink late in the season

The green leaves have grown bigger. You can see the teeth on the edge of the leaves.

 

Shogetsu cherry blossoms turning pink late in the season

We’re approaching the end of the season for Shogetsu cherry trees in Vancouver. The petals are starting to fall and, soon, the blossoms will follow.

 

Shogetsu cherry blossoms turning pink late in the season

Shogetsu cherry blossoms are prettier when they are white, but if you find the right angle, you can still make pretty pictures of the blossoms turning pink.

 

Compare with the pictures of the freshly opened Shogetsu cherry blossoms from April 27, 2013