Mar 29, 2018 · It's just a few days to the Easter weekend and I’m declaring the 2018 cherry blossom season open! It's early days yet, of course, and peak blossom is still a couple of weeks away, but if you’re looking for blossom right now, there's enough around to keep you entertained. Sakura in High Park, a website dedicated to monitoring the development of cherry blossoms in Toronto's most-storied collection of groves, announced on Wednesday that we should be seeing the first... Last year’s particularly harsh cold snap eliminated about half of the cherry-blossom buds and wreaked havoc on the peak-bloom schedule. Luckily, the only damage was to aesthetics, not the health of the trees. After all this time, Washington would wither without them. This article appears in the April 2018 issue of Washingtonian.

Below is a list of some of Tokyo's most popular spots for cherry blossom viewing , including the typical timing for best viewing in the average year and ratings. See also our nationwide list of famous cherry blossom spots. What to do if you missed the cherry blossoms in Tokyo. Central Tokyo 5,051 Likes, 157 Comments - Luke Shadbolt (@lukeshadbolt) on Instagram: “Chidorigafuchi boats (Tokyo) during cherry blossom season, 2015. 🌸 #sakura” Feb 05, 2018 · There’s even a sakura charm made from cherry blossom wood included in this year’s release.. On Japan’s main island of Honshu, the cherry blossoms typically bloom around late March to early April, coinciding with school graduation and entrance ceremonies around the country.