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Sweet cherry blossoms filled the air

They fluttered frantic with despair

And twirled above the barren ground

As all their blooms were settling down.

Their color faded in the mist… 18 more words


May in My Garden

I must confess that I have never, ever – never, ever – mown (mowed?) the lawn in my entire life! Hard to believe, but true. There’s always been someone around to do it for me – father, husband, sons … But hubby has been in Vancouver on a course for last 9 weeks and the grass had got to a point where I just couldn’t wait another week until he came home. 536 more words

Our Garden

#Cherry Blossoms of Sapporo

Finally got to see the cherry blossom of Japan – bucket list wish accomplished!


Swiss Cherry Blossoms

It is that time of year again when the gorgeous cherry trees decorate the landscape.  This spring has been particularly warm and with the increased temperatures the trees are in full bloom.  64 more words



  • Species: Sour cherry trees (prunus), Weeping cherry tree, (prunus pendula maxim), Crab Apple (malus halliana), Dwarf Crab Apple (malus micromalus)
  • Location: Fukuoka Castle, Tenjin Central Park, Fukuoka Botanical Gardens; Fukuoka City, Japan…
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Checking out the cherry blossoms

Our Spring Break vacation took us to Washington, DC, and the Atlantic Ocean. During our DC days the cherry trees were in bloom, and looked to be at peak. 96 more words


Going for a Walk

I will see cherry blossoms today
dancing lightly in the April breeze
crenellated puffs of softest pink
jostling, welcoming, anticipating
meetings under the arch-browed branches: 35 more words