The New Leaves of Spring

Challenge #185 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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This is the first challenge about leaves in the four seasons. Show us in this challenge the new, fresh leaves which have just opened in spring, and haven't yet toughened up for the hot days of summer, and the changing weather which the leaves will have to endure. Macro and close-ups welcome. Insects may be present on the leaves but should not dominate the picture. Size of entry: 1,600pixels on its longer side.
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Spring Leaves
Curled ferns
Twig with young spring leaves
young leaves of rose
New growth
Japanese Maple
Intersection of sun, soil and water
Lomographic May
Spring life
Beauty and freshness of spring leaves
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New Japanese Maple Leaves
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