For just a few weeks of the year, Scotland is peppered with stunning pockets of pink as cherry tree blossom comes into full bloom.
BBC Scotland news readers have been sending us their photographs of the beautiful blossom in their neighbourhoods. To celebrate this all-too-brief season, we have compiled a selection of some of the best.
If you would like to share your photos of Scotland's blossoming trees, send them to email@example.com or our Instagram at #bbcscotlandpics
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