When Will the Cherry Blossoms Open?

Our weirdly warm winter in Washington means the cherry blossoms could bloom much earlier than expected. The National Park Service initially gave April 4 as the expected peak date. Now, we could see them well before that. There are many varieties, however, so the blooming dates will vary somewhat.

The Washington Post produced a clever video showing how to follow the progress of the buds to estimate the blooming time.



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  1. Suzanne Bowler

    What an interesting blog. I look forward to delving into the different topics but especially those pertinent to Eliza Scidmore!

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