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Cherry blossom

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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 the ...

Eight Things You Probably Don't Know About Flowering Cherry Trees

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May 2, 2014 ... Cherry blossom season usually lasts about a month from the earliest bloomers— this year the ever-blooming cherry (Prunus sargentii ...

The Significance of the Cherry Blossom: From Beloved Tree to ...

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Aug 30, 2013 ... Check out the video that accompanies this article: http://youtu.be/vI2nzUK35X0 The cherry blossom tree is truly a sight to behold, especially ...

What Cherry Blossom Peak Bloom Means and Why It Matters

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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  ...

5 Things You Need to Know About the National Cherry Blossom ...

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The cherry blossoms are without a doubt the stars of springtime in Washington, DC.

2016 Washington DC Cherry Blossom Peak Bloom Forecasts

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The latest information and forecasts on when Washington DC's cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin will reach peak bloom in Spring 2016.

Cherry blossom - Japanese Culture | Inside Japan Tours

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Sakura. Sakura is the Japanese word for cherry blossom, which blooms across Japan between March and May each year. The season is eagerly anticipated ...

History of the Cherry Blossom Trees and Festival - National Cherry ...

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Each year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival commemorates the 1912 gift of 3,000 cherry trees from Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo to the city of Washington, ...

Know your sakura: Japan's three best cherry blossom trees ...

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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 ...

Cherry Blossoms - Nature - Explore Japan - Kids Web Japan - Web ...

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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 ...

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Cherry Blossom
Family: Rosaceae
Genus: Prunus
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.... More »