The Season of the Sakura

Marked by the emergence of fluffy canopies and pink petal flurries, cherry blossom season is among us in Vancouver. Associate Director, Horticulture & Collections, Douglas Justice attributes early flowering to the quick shift to warm weather in March.

Read the full story on Global BC. Join the discussion and share your photos of cherry blossom season in our forums.

2 responses to “The Season of the Sakura”

  1. Garden Communications

    Thanks for sharing this resource.

  2. Katherine Wagner-Reiss

    Love the full story on Global BC and learning how to tell plum flowers from cherry flowers.
    This 2013 source was also a terrific description of how to tell those two apart.
    https://www.vcbf.ca/cherry-versus-plum-blossoms-whats-the-difference

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