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Sakura Blossom

Beginning of the Spring

Friday evening I walked through the park and the only witnesses of the spring were few wild flowers, small leaves on the bushes, and nobody else. But what a big changes can make just one warm night. There is an Sakura Alley in High Park in Toronto. It is running by the Grenadier Pond shore.
Today afternoon the cherry alley was already in blossom. It is just a beginning and only some flowers showed their beauty but tomorrow I believe the alley is going to be totally white and pink.

Cherry trees in blossomCherry BlossomCherry branch with flowersWhite on a Blue

People enjoy the weather and warm sunny day. It was crowded in the High Park. Everybody was anxious to see cherry blossom and make picture. This event is very short and if you missed it you missed it.

Waiting for the cherry blossom

Girl and Boy snowflower

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17 responses

  1. Reminds me of the cherry trees around the Tidal Basin in Washington DC , announcing the arrival of spring with a few splashes of pink color. Always good to see after a long cold winter! Beautiful photos!

    June 25, 2014 at 12:45 pm

    • Thank you. Unfortunately, it is so short event. If you miss it, you miss it. Few years ago I came to Washington DC to see this lovely blossom but it was too late. It lasts couple days and you never know when it begins and when ends.

      June 25, 2014 at 1:14 pm

      • That’s true. And even if you come at the right time…a good rain can quickly wash the blossoms away (same problem with a strong wind that can blow the delicate blossoms away).

        June 25, 2014 at 1:19 pm

      • So, it looks like to see that is a lucky moment of the life.
        Have a wonderful day!

        June 25, 2014 at 1:45 pm

  2. Beautiful blossoms!

    May 28, 2014 at 4:28 pm

  3. Alexander, FRIDAY there will be a post for you at Petals. I have nominated you for a special award. I normally do not do awards, but this one I just could not say no to. Love, Amy

    May 15, 2014 at 1:14 pm

    • Thank you Amy. There are a lot of talented and interesting people around us who have to be nominated but it is not me. I am usual person and do not deserve that.

      May 15, 2014 at 3:02 pm

      • Yes you do, Alexander. Please don’t say that of yourself. You are hurting my Heart. Let go of your past or it will kill you. Please, my freind. I “see” your Heart and it is good. xx

        May 15, 2014 at 4:10 pm

  4. And today I really looked at your photos you presented here and oohed and aahhed. The cherry flowers remind me of my Purple Leaf Sandcherry Bushes, their flowers. Beautiful post, Alexander. Thank you!!!! Love, Amy

    May 14, 2014 at 12:48 pm

  5. A highly awesome park that High Park is. 😀 😉 Glad to hear you witnessed cherry blossom this year. Certainy an unmissable yearly event. Love you crisp and clear image.

    May 12, 2014 at 8:29 pm

    • Thank you Rommel, finally Spring is here in and we enjoy its Beauty.

      May 13, 2014 at 10:44 am

  6. OK. Alexander, now I am even more confused. Your site IS in English yet I saw one that is NOT in English. My tired brain cannot compute. You have quite the sense of humor, I THINK. Or was what you wrote in your native language a blessing of sorts for me on Mother’s Day? OH, and this post is beautiful.

    I am just shaking my head over this. Talking back and forth with you A LOT, then all of a sudden you do a language switch, and I am thinking “TWO Alexanders?” And you seemed to have the same gravatar as well. LOL You do have the same gravatar. I told you I am tired. That Big Mamma garden kicked my butt if I may say so. OK!!! Onward and forward!!! Hehehehehhe Love, Amy

    May 12, 2014 at 2:22 pm

  7. This is a lovely post, Alexander. What a beautiful spring ❤

    May 11, 2014 at 9:00 am

  8. What a transformation. Enjoy!

    May 10, 2014 at 11:27 pm

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