May 7 2013
Magnolia × soulangeana (saucer magnolia) is a hybrid plant in the genus Magnolia and family Magnoliaceae. It is a deciduous tree with large, early-blooming flowers in various shades of white, pink, and purple. It is one of the most commonly used magnolias in horticulture, being widely planted in the British Isles, especially in the south of England; the United States and Canada, especially the east and west coasts.
Nikon AF-S 105mm f/2.8 VR Micro-NIKKOR lens
Taken: May 2 2013 – Kitchener, Ontario