Signs and Scenes of Spring in Jerusalem


The Hebrew month of Nissan started on Shabbat,

and the signs and scenes of spring are visible on

and off the Jerusalem, Israel, streets.

Spring Jerusalem Israel Valley of Cross photo

The Valley of Cross is green from the recent rain.

blossoms on tree lime buds

These lime blossoms are bursting out in the sunshine.

street Yemin Moshe Jerusalem Israel photo

Yemin Moshe is always a pretty sight.

dirt on car from rain

One “rainy” and cold day,  it rained dirt,

Lion Fountain Jerusalem Israel park

but one day was hot enough for a dip in Lion Fountain.

spring fair at Hansen House Jerusalem Israel

I am sorry I missed a Spring Fair at Hansen House,

new planting park Jerusalem Israel

but a nearby park is being replanted this spring,

with the Jerusalem Theater in the background.

flowers on tree Jerusalem spring

Flowers are growing on trees,

green growing on house abandoned Jerusalem Israel

while greens are taking over this abandoned structure.

purple flowers Jerusalem Israel spring

Look up and see purple,

flower Jerusalem Israel spring

look down and see red,

flower bird of paradise Jerusalem Israel spring

 and the colorful Bird-of-paradise is always a favorite.

But not all the color was from nature.

car decorated wedding day Jerusalem Israel

These lovebirds nest on a car decorated for a wedding,

bench decorated Jerusalem Israel photo

and this bench adds color to Azza Street.

School is out for the Passover holiday.

sign for day camps for children Passover holidaty

Holiday camps for children have started.

Two young grandchildren arrived today to “help,”

and now it is time to start cleaning.

0 thoughts on “Signs and Scenes of Spring in Jerusalem

  • April 13, 2016 at 6:10 pm

    Sharon- beautiful flowers! Chag sameach, zelda

  • April 18, 2016 at 6:11 am

    Chag Pesach Sameach…thank you for making the connection to Jerusalem a constant delight…


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