Lexington Cemetery, which has been groomed as a botanical garden since its founding in 1849, is a magical place when the flowering trees bloom each spring. These photos were taken Monday, within an hour after the cemetery opened its gates at 8 a.m.
Lexington Cemetery, which has been groomed as a botanical garden since its founding in 1849, is a magical place when the flowering trees bloom each spring. These photos were taken Monday, within an hour after the cemetery opened its gates at 8 a.m. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com
Lexington Cemetery, which has been groomed as a botanical garden since its founding in 1849, is a magical place when the flowering trees bloom each spring. These photos were taken Monday, within an hour after the cemetery opened its gates at 8 a.m. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com

Take time to enjoy Kentucky’s beautiful but fleeting spring

March 22, 2016 04:57 PM

About Tom Eblen

Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.