Photo: Grape hyacinth braves the snow

155 of 427

credit: Jenny Beaver

155 of 427

A number of our readers in North America have been hit with spring snow this past week. Jenny Beaver captured this image of grape hyacinths poking out of the snow on April 15.

Grape hyacinths, flowers belonging to the Muscari genus, are also sometimes called blue bells or baby’s breath—although these names are all commonly applied to other plants as well.

Do you want your photo of the great outdoors featured on TreeHugger? Join the TreeHugger Photo Pool on Flickr and add your photos to the group!