Cherry Blossoms in Leelanau County

Cherry Blossoms, photo by leelanau2010. One of the sites I work on is Leelanau.com, and every May I’m always asked “When will the cherry blossoms be out?” It’s been a slow, cold spring but I’m happy to report that the answer is “Right now!” Tart Sweet cherry blossoms are out all over and the tart cherry … Continue reading Cherry Blossoms in Leelanau County

hey honey bee: are you enjoying the early cherry blossoms?

hey honey bee, photo by ashley.justine. On our Leelanau.com web site, we get a lot of requests about when the cherry blossoms will be out. Almost every year, it’s the second week of May. In 2010, however, the warm weather and sunshine have everything well in advance of normal, with cherry blossoms beginning right now! … Continue reading hey honey bee: are you enjoying the early cherry blossoms?

Blue Skies & Blossoms in Michigan

Blue Skies, Blossoms & Bokeh, photo by Andrew McFarlane Cherry blossoms, along with apple & other fruit tree blooms are out across Michigan. If you’re near a fruit growing region, take a drive and see what’s to be seen! I definitely miss my Olympus dSLR. View the photo background bigilicious and see more in my Cherry … Continue reading Blue Skies & Blossoms in Michigan

Beautiful Blossoms

Cherry Orchard Aisles & Blossoms, photo by Jess Clifton mLive meteorologist Mark Torregrossa writes that the upcoming weather is looking normal, which is also fantastic for an extended time period of blooming here in Michigan: Tulip Time runs from Saturday, May 7, to May 14 in downtown Holland. The Traverse City area cherry blossoms are also about to erupt with … Continue reading Beautiful Blossoms

2014 Michigan Cherry Blossom Outlook

Dandelions and Cherry Trees, photo by Michigan Nut Photography I know that Spring Fever is in full bloom when I start getting people coming in droves to read about cherry blossoms. While we don’t have an exact report, it looks like we’re running about a week behind, which would put blossoms in the 2nd to 3rd … Continue reading 2014 Michigan Cherry Blossom Outlook

Cherry Blossom Season all across Michigan

Cherry Blossoms II, photo by leelanau2010 A run of warm weather has the cherry trees in Michigan ready to blossom. Due to their pent up demand to bloom, we should see blossoms all across the state this weekend. Up here in the “Cherry Capital of the World” near Traverse City, we saw leaves pushing out … Continue reading Cherry Blossom Season all across Michigan

Local Blossoms, Local Bucks

Cherry blossoms . . . ., photo by Dr. Farnsworth. Over on Absolute Michigan today we’re featuring the new Taste the Local Difference guide. This year they are encouraging folks to sign up to Spend $10 on Local Food – a small step that can make a big difference in Michigan’s economy. Sustainable Table explains: … Continue reading Local Blossoms, Local Bucks