These 12 gorgeous pictures show that spring has almost sprung in Edinburgh.
As the days get longer and the nights get shorter, Edinburgh residents are beginning to notice little patches of brightly coloured flowers cropping up around the city.
Spring may not officially arrive until March, 20, 2021, but these 12 pictures really show that winter is finally drawing to a close.
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Crocuses in the Meadows, looking over to Arthur's Seat.
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Glorious colours on Bruntsfield Links, Edinburgh. Honeybees out in the sunshine on The Meadows with their yellow pollen baskets. Close up of Crocuses on The Meadows. Purple Crocus and Snowdrops on Leith Links, Edinburgh. Yellow Crocuses on Bruntsfield Links. Wee purple flowers found in Charlotte Square, Edinburgh. Purple and yellow Crocuses with snowdrops on Bruntsfield Links in Edinburgh. Flowers covered in little droplets of rain Leith Links. Purple Crocuses on the Meadows, Edinburgh. Flowers are blooming all along the walkways of Leith Links. Trumpet daffodils in Princes st Gardens, Edinburgh.