Winter Blooms

Posted: January 9, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Plum trees blooming
It may seem that the spring-like weather we’ve been having has confused the trees around Mason Pond, but actually these are winter-blooming plum trees planted last spring to celebrate Mason’s ties with China. Mason’s name in Chinese means “plum tree forest.” This photo was taken by Professor Jeng Lin, who heads the Plum Tree Project.

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