Spring at last!

by Terry Huang, Living Collections Fellow
May 2, 2018

The Other Flowering Cherries

by Nancy Rose
May 18, 2016

The Other Flowering Cherries

pin cherry flowers

Say “flowering cherries” and a vision of trees bearing frothy masses of pink flowers may come to mind. The Japanese flowering cherries [pdf] in Washington, D.C., are well known for their spring floral display, and Arboretum visitors can see many of the showy early-flowering (typically April) cherries in the Bradley Rosaceous Collection. (Unfortunately the fluctuating […]

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Japanese Flowering Cherries

by Nancy Rose
March 30, 2015