Skip Navigation Links  The Library of Congress >> Researchers
Science Reference Services (Science, Technology, and Business Division)
  Home >> Selected Internet Resources

Selected Internet Resources
Cherry Blossoms

Science Reference Section
Science, Technology and Business Division
Library of Congress

Inside Adams: Field of Cherries

Law Library InCustodia Legis: Cherry Blossoms, Insects, and Inspections

Sakura: Cherry Blossoms as Living Symbols of Friendship exhibit

Topics in Chronicling America - Cherry Trees guide


Cherry Blossoms, from the National Park Service; includes a history of the cherry trees in Washington, D.C.

Official Website of the National Cherry Blossom Festival


Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Cherry Watch and Sakura Matsuri Festival

Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia

Cherry Blossom Spots in Japan, from

Macon Georgia Cherry Blossom Festival

Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival

Photo: Man in top hat behind 3 girls in long dreses holding flowers.
Crowned Queen of Cherry Blossoms. Washington, D.C., April 8, 1937. Prints & Photographs Division, Library of Congress.


Cherry, information from the Electronic Data Information Source (EDIS) of University of Florida IFAS Extension

Ornamental Cherry, Plum, Apricot & Almond, from Clemson University

PLANTS Database, from National Resources Conservation Service, USDA
Search under common name for "Flowering Cherry."

Compiled by Alison P. Kelly, revised March 2016.

Photo:  stone lantern with tidal basin and cherry trees in flower in the background.
Japanese lantern on the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C. Photo: Official Web Site of the National Cherry Blossom Festival.
Top of Page Top of Page
  Home >> Selected Internet Resources
  The Library of Congress >> Researchers
   June 17, 2016
Legal | External Link Disclaimer

Contact Us:  
Ask a Librarian