Can you see the little blotches of white on the trees?:
Up close, the buds look like tiny bunches of rose buds:
Here they are, up closer:
For those of you that haven't smelled an apple blossom, if you ever get the chance, do so! It is very sweet:
They don't stay on the branches long before the wind blows them down, so we try and get out and enjoy looking at them often when they are all in full blossom:
One of my readers is from out of the country and asked that I take some progressive pictures of the apples' development, so I will be taking more as the little round apples start appearing and growing, later.