06/27/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Beautiful Trees In Bloom (PHOTOS)

We're in the thick of spring, which means lots of pollen-induced sneezing and wheezing is in the air. This year especially, we've got a pollen explosion on our hands, with experts calling it one of the worst seasons for allergy sufferers ever, and matters are only expected to worsen as the climate changes.

But there's a silver-lining in there -- the same trees that make allergy sufferers miserable are also gorgeous to look at when in full bloom. So wipe the tears from your red, watery eyes and take a look around you ... spring is here and we want to see your beautiful photos of blossoming trees. Send them in by clicking the participation button on the right.

Beautiful Trees In Bloom