Each spring, the cherry blossoms lining Washington DC’s Tidal Basin burst into color in a beautiful display of floral fireworks.But the peak bloom period lasts only a few days, and precisely when it happens varies each year.* Call us at (808) 889-0101 We are in the office Monday through Friday, am to pm, Hawaii Standard Time (5 hours behind the East Coast).
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That one time when I thought it would be a good idea to pee on my brother’s head. The realisation and fear hit me in a heady cocktail of clarity as my survival instincts kicked in.
I’d sing ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ by Queen because if you are going to go down you might as well go down in a glorious howling mad frenzy of flames.
Now that we’re at three days after the peak bloom day, the cherry blossoms are turning pink and still looking great, but they’re also becoming fragile.
The rain is knocking petals off and blanketing the ground with cherry blossom snow. As expected, the bloom this year is a little more subdued than usual simply because it’s firing with only half its usual firepower.
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The smell would probably put me off my meal as well. If you ever found yourself auditioning for a music reality TV show, what song would you sing and why?
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