And you say, what’s so odd or disturbing about buds on a tree? It’s spring, after all. Only this: These buds, and hundreds more, are on branches which have been severed from their tree since October. These branches have been dead for months.
So you know what this means, don’t you. Yes:
ZOMG ZOMBIE TREE RUN
You have been warned. Zombie tree is coming for you! Slowly.