DC Cherry Blossoms in 2021
It seems increasingly likely that DC will still be under COVID-19 restrictions in spring 2021 while the cherry blossoms are blooming. So it's shaping up to be a good year to follow along from afar from the safety and comfort of your home.
Just a quick update today on the Kwanzan cherry blossoms in East Potomac Park and next to the FDR Memorial. And that is that there’s not much new to report: they’re still (mostly) not blooming.
There are scattered, occasional flowers out, but most of them aren’t yet flowering. Blame the wintry weather we’ve been having recently for slowing things down. But I’ve come across quite a few in Arlington that are significantly ahead of the ones near the Tidal Basin.
Here’s how they’re looking this afternoon:
At this time of year, there are beautiful flowers to be had all over the place. Maybe in your backyard. Maybe in the local park.
These are ere are some of my favorite books that I've reviewed on taking photos of flowers:
- Timber Press OR
- Detrick, Alan L. (Author)