In Bloom

It was a flower-filled weekend. The Cherry Blossoms opened this weekend in Washington DC’s Tidal Basin. They also opened on the trees outside of my apartment.

This year, the trees were not their usual bright and fluffy pink, having lost half of the blossoms in a freeze/winter storm a few weeks ago. The trees, from afar, are a muted pink with splotches of brown, where the dead blossoms still hang.  Continue reading “In Bloom”

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Around Town: Cherry Blossoms

Washington, DC is on track for an early Cherry Blossom bloom this year (between March 14 and March 17), perhaps the earliest bloom on record.You can get official updates of the anticipated bloom time here.

In anticipation, here are some of my favorite DC Cherry Blossom photos from years past. Continue reading “Around Town: Cherry Blossoms”