This eye candy is Cassia bakeriana, and it's causing quite a stir in the neighborhood. The individual blooms are large and they have the same coloring as apple blossom -- as two neighbors have already noted.
She's a fast grower; I only planted her three years ago, and it's getting on for 20'. I suspect it won't do well in a hurricane.
Still, we can enjoy her while she lasts.
Any gardener would love “Lab Girl” by Susan Harris - It was Amy Stewart’s review of Hope Jahren’s Lab Girl in the Washington Post that got my attention. Here’s the blurb the publisher put on the back cover:...
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