In springtime, Mlikh gets covered with a green "blanket." Wild flowers thrive and there's a fresh and fragrant smell in the air. My thanks to Miss Jessica Abou Zeid for taking these photos in April 2009.

North of Mlikh. Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Cherry blossom. Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Olive and fig trees. Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Weeds galore! Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Blossom. Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Jal el Naher. Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
North of Mlikh. Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.
Aarid Zinnar mountain. Photo courtesy of Miss Jessica Abou Zeid.