2: I noticed an abandoned bird's nest during week two. I wonder if any birds will return to it....
3: Leaves are still shedding during week three.
4: A few weeks later, just as buds are forming on this tree...
5: Flowers are blooming on the one next to it!
6: During week 5 I finally saw leaves on a chilly night
7: From weeks 6 through 10, the tree leaves grew quickly.
8: Here is a leaf after 11 weeks.
9: Twelve weeks have really shown how fast a tree cycle can be!