A cherry blossom is the flower of the cherry trees known as sakura, which refers to the Japanese flowering cherry, Prunus serrulata. Cherry fruit comes from another species of tree....
A cherry blossom is the flower of any of several trees of genus Prunus,
particularly the Japanese cherry, Prunus serrulata, which is called sakura after
May 2, 2014 ... Cherry blossom season usually lasts about a month from the earliest bloomers—
this year the ever-blooming cherry (Prunus sargentii ...
Q. Why do the Japanese like cherry blossoms so much? A. In much of Japan, the
flowering cherry trees (which the Japanese call sakura) come into full bloom ...
Aug 30, 2013 ... The cherry blossom tree is truly a sight to behold, especially when it is in full
riotous bloom. There are several varieties of the cherry blossom ...
Apr 9, 2014 ... The exquisite beauty of cherry blossoms only occurs for a few weeks from the
end of March to the beginning of April. Photo by Maki Matsuda.
News reports and cherry blossom watchers often talk about the “peak bloom”
date. But that's not exactly the same thing as what we might commonly refer to as
Mar 20, 2014 ... In Japan, cherry blossoms, or sakura, are the rock stars of the plant kingdom.
People obsess over them, their rare public appearances send ...
Apr 1, 2016 ... Spotting these pretty pink flowers signals the start of spring, but have you ever
wondered about their history? Cherry blossoms, which aren't ...
Jan 7, 2013 ... Furthermore, the color of some varieties' cherry blossoms may change while they
are in bloom. For example, a blossom may open as a white ...