|From L to R: Hark, Major, Giles, Faith (11 Apr 2017)|
In contrast, the photo below shows 5 protogynous cultivars with a range in bud stage. The buds on the Goosepond twig are just barely getting started while the Lakota twig has leaves unfurling. Once again the flowering habit of these cultivars is clearly displayed. At this point, catkins of protogynous cultivars are still hidden inside their buds and won't start to emerge for several weeks.
|From L to R:Goosepond, Colby, Kanza, Surecrop, Lakota (11 Apr 2017)|
|Protandrous Faith vs protogynous Lakota|