Did you know?
It’s been over a 100 years since Japan gifted the U.S. with their prized sakura trees in 1921, but it’s only in the past two decades that they started celebrating the pink springtime festival. The cherry blossoms in Washington D.C. remain the most well known–because the capital hosts the annual cherry blossom festival—but there are other places to “hanami” as well.
Here are the best places to catch the elusive pink flowers in Canada and the U.S.
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Cherry Blossoms in Canada
#1 High Park in Toronto, Canada
#2 Queen Elizabeth Park in Vancouver, Canada
Cherry Blossoms in U.S.
#3 National Mall in Washington D.C.
#4 University of Washington in Seattle
#5 Branch Brook Park in New Jersey
#6 Charles River Esplanade in Boston
#7 Central Park in New York City
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#8 Brooklyn Botanical Garden in Brooklyn
#9 Golden Gate Japanese Tea Garden in San Francisco
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