Every backyard deserves a beautiful tree like this one.
"Spring sunshine, you bring joy to my soul, forgiving of cold, winter nights, gentle but then, so warm to my skin, my wildest dreams take flight." ~ Yoli Fae
I went to college in DC and try to get back there every few years for Spring. DC in Spring is the equivalent of New England in the Fall to me.
laughing with angels: wand vs sword
“We are like the moon. The moon shines anyway, but it does not produce its own light. It reflects the light illuminated onto its surface by the Sun and is never proud to say "I am the source of light". God shines through us, hence He deserves the glory; not us.” ― Israelmore Ayivor
These sakura bloom a little later, are double petels and are a brighter pink