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    Jennifer Ake of Denver: Macro of Dahlia taken in my flower garden in Denver, NC on 4/13/14
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    Mary Zugelder of Gastonia: Our sparrow in the Kwanzan Cherry Tree.
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    Kirsten Williams of Charlotte: Crowders Dogwood taken at the Ranger Station at Crowders Mountain on April 6, 2014.
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    Rebekah Shennan of Charlotte: My mom had to hold me by the belt loop to keep me from falling in the reflection pond at Biltmore to get this shot.
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    Heather Briggs of Charlotte: At Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden.
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    Vidya Prabhakar of Charlotte: I shot this Dandelion in my backyard last week. These fluffy blow balls bring back distant memories of a forgotten childhood.
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    Debra Baugham of Blacksburg: Dogwood in Bloom
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    Margaret Ann Hyder of Lincolnton: This Azalea is growing in the woods by my house in Lincolnton.
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    Brenda Austin of Clover: Pansies in a pot on my front porch.
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    Jeanie Martz of Charlotte: trumpet honeysuckle
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    Ashley Coffey of Hickory: A crabapple flower bloom during the peak of its beauty.
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    Laurie Bond of Charlotte: Allium Schubertii
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    Taylor Gates of Waxhaw: The Legend Of The Dogwood
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    Charles Pickett of Harrisburg: Pink tulips
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    Pam Steele of Charlotte: My iris's are finally in full bloom.
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    Lori Jarman of Wadesboro: This picture was taken on Sunday, April 13 in Wadesboro, North Carolina. Pictured above is Sadie, the horse, with Haven in a field of canola.
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    Randall Hill of Belmont: I took this photo at a friends house in Cherryville,N.C.
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    Courtney Ptak of Charlotte: Coexisting in uptown Charlotte.
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    Jennifer Baker of Concord: Citrus Colored Poppies. This photo was taken at Brookgreen Gardens during our Spring Break trip to SC last week. It was a gorgeous day!
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    Colleen Peleaux of Charlotte: Pink Dogwood after the rain. This photo was taken in my backyard, mid-April, in Charlotte, NC.
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    Candice Knight of Greensboro: Purple explosion found while exploring.
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    Joanne Shea of Charlotte: This photo was taken in my backyard April 2014. The clematis were planted 5 years ago and this is the first year of blooms.
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    Carl Phillips of Charlotte: Photo taken on April 22, 2014. Flowers are located beside my house.
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    Gil Coon of Charlotte: This dianthus is part of a display around a focal point in our backyard. I took this picture a couple of days ago.
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    Kristy Nardelli of Locust: Beautiful yellow fields in Midland, NC taken on 4/15/14.
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    Tammy Parker of Polkton: A true sign of spring in the south. Wisteria's beauty and fragrance enhances the environment in which it thrives.
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    Kristy Nardelli of Locust: Roses in spring.
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    Pamela Gray-Faude of Advance: This was taken at Bermuda Run Country Club on the West Course when I was on a walk in early April.
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    Brad Erlenbach of Charlotte: Pollen anyone? Taken at Crowders Mountain April 17.
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    Ernie McLaney of Charlotte: This is a "John Clayton" Honeysuckle making a nice contrast to the new early leaves on the oak trees and the clear Carolina sky.
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    Roe Boothby of Wadesboro: This Lady Banks, a thornless climber with miniature blooms, is a no-fail sign that spring is finally here. This was taken on my back fence in Wadesboro, N.C.
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    Karen Pickett of Harrisburg: Spring springing everywhere in April 2014 in my front yard.
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    Judith Ratcliffe of Huntersville: Rainy Day Lenten Rose
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    Paula Little of Charlotte: This plant over-wintered in a planter outdoors on the patio. It was taken in early April.
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    Beth Steininger of Pineville: Pink tulips
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    Joyce Gibson of Charlotte: maw maw's azaleas.
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