About this store
The blooming of the cherry trees around the Jefferson Memorial in Washington, D.C. has come to symbolize the natural beauty of our nation's capital city. Thousands of visitors from across the nation and around the world come to witness the spectacle Washington D.C National Cherry Blossom Festival. The famous trees, a gift from Japan in 1912, signal the coming of Spring with an explosion of life and color surrounding the Jefferson Memorial on the Tidal Basin in a sea of pale pink and white. This gallery is a collection of best cherry blossom photos during the peak bloom period, including several award winning cherry blossom photos.