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Archive: March 2012 (2 Posts)

Ornate red and ivory wall decoration, with plaque and symbols

Cherry Blossoms, Insects, and Inspections

Posted by: Kelly Buchanan

This is my third spring in Washington, DC, and therefore my third opportunity to see the cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin.  However, that anniversary is much less of an historical event compared to the fact that today, March 27, 2012, marks the 100th anniversary of the planting of the first trees.  This occasion, and …