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Inside Adams: Field of Cherries
http://blogs.loc.gov/inside_adams/2012/03/field-of-cherries/

Law Library InCustodia Legis: Cherry Blossoms, Insects, and Inspections
http://blogs.loc.gov/law/2012/03/cherry-blossoms-insects-and-inspections/

Sakura: Cherry Blossoms as Living Symbols of Friendship exhibit
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/cherry-blossoms/

Topics in Chronicling America - Cherry Trees guide
http://www.loc.gov/rr/news/topics/cherry.html


CHERRY BLOSSOMS IN WASHINGTON, DC

Cherry Blossoms, from the National Park Service; includes a history of the cherry trees in Washington, D.C. http://www.nps.gov/cherry

Official Website of the National Cherry Blossom Festival
http://www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org/


MORE CHERRY BLOSSOMS

Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Cherry Watch and Sakura Matsuri Festival
http://www.bbg.org/discover/cherries/

Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia
http://subarucherryblossom.org/

Cherry Blossom Spots in Japan, from japan-guide.com
http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e2011.html

Macon Georgia Cherry Blossom Festival
http://www.cherryblossom.com/

Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival
http://sfcherryblossom.org/


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.


FLOWERING CHERRY INFORMATION

Cherry, information from the Electronic Data Information Source (EDIS) of University of Florida IFAS Extension
http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/TOPIC_Cherry

Ornamental Cherry, Plum, Apricot & Almond, from Clemson University
http://www.clemson.edu/extension/hgic/plants/landscape/trees/hgic1018.html

PLANTS Database, from National Resources Conservation Service, USDA
Search under common name for "Flowering Cherry."
http://plants.usda.gov/java/

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.
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