Cherry Blossom Bloom is Here!

The cherry blossoms arrive in 2022. The tradition of Japanese cherry trees along the the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC dates back more than 100 years. (Image: photo from Author).

The cherry blossoms in bloom are a tradition in Washington, DC each spring. Great color along the Tidal Basin. The cherry tree tradition began as a gift from Japan and the City of Tokyo over one hundred years ago.

The full bloom of the cherry blossoms is relatively short in duration. The National Park Service predicts that peak bloom will occur around March 22–25.



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